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Bromochloroacetic acid

Sun Valley Gid

NOTE: Sun Valley Gid purchases water from Truckee Meadows Water Authority which is required to test for bromochloroacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Truckee Meadows Water Authority.

Bromochloroacetic acid is formed when chlorine or other disinfectants are used to treat drinking water. Bromochloroacetic acid and other disinfection byproducts increase the risk of cancer and may cause problems during pregnancy.

 

25

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.636 ppb115ND - 1.70 ppb
20130.450 ppb165ND - 1.80 ppb
20140.367 ppb124ND - 1.20 ppb
20150.538 ppb167ND - 1.40 ppb
20160.331 ppb164ND - 1.50 ppb
20170.713 ppb167ND - 2.20 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Sun Valley Gid purchases water from Truckee Meadows Water Authority which is required to test for bromochloroacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Truckee Meadows Water Authority.

Date Lab ID Result
2014-08-12201408150530ND
2014-08-12201408150520ND
2014-08-122014081505211.000 ppb
2014-08-122014081505221.10 ppb
2014-08-12201408150523ND
2014-08-12201408150524ND
2014-08-12201408150525ND
2014-08-122014081505261.000 ppb
2014-08-12201408150527ND
2014-08-122014081505281.000 ppb
2014-08-122014081505291.20 ppb
2014-08-12201408150519ND
2014-08-192014082300952.60 ppb
2014-11-122014111501911.50 ppb
2014-11-12201411150181ND
2014-11-122014111501821.40 ppb
2014-11-122014111501831.50 ppb
2014-11-122014111501841.30 ppb
2014-11-122014111501851.30 ppb
2014-11-122014111501861.20 ppb
2014-11-12201411150187ND
2014-11-122014111501881.40 ppb
2014-11-122014111501891.40 ppb
2014-11-122014111501901.20 ppb
2014-11-122014111501801.40 ppb