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Dibromoacetic acid

Aqua Ohio Inc. - Mentor

Dibromoacetic acid, one of the group of five haloacetic acids regulated by federal standards, is formed when chlorine or other disinfectants are used to treat drinking water. Haloacetic acids and other disinfection byproducts increase the risk of cancer and may cause problems during pregnancy. Click here to read more about disinfection byproducts.

 

194

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

80

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND320ND
20130.132 ppb344ND - 1.20 ppb
20140.400 ppb3211ND - 1.30 ppb
20150.953 ppb3220ND - 3.00 ppb
20160.597 ppb3216ND - 2.00 ppb
20171.05 ppb3229ND - 1.30 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.04 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.04 ppb for dibromoacetic acid was defined in a peer-reviewed scientific study by EWG and represents a on-in-a-million lifetime cancer risk level. This health guideline protects against cancer.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-01-09AD35263ND
2012-01-09AD35264ND
2012-01-09AD35265ND
2012-01-09AD35266ND
2012-01-09AD35267ND
2012-01-09AD35268ND
2012-01-09AD35269ND
2012-01-09AD35270ND
2012-04-09AD44985ND
2012-04-09AD44986ND
2012-04-09AD44987ND
2012-04-09AD44988ND
2012-04-09AD44989ND
2012-04-09AD44990ND
2012-04-09AD44991ND
2012-04-09AD44992ND
2012-07-09AD55436ND
2012-07-09AD55437ND
2012-07-09AD55438ND
2012-07-09AD55439ND
2012-07-09AD55440ND
2012-07-09AD55441ND
2012-07-09AD55442ND
2012-07-09AD55443ND
2012-10-08AD67805ND
2012-10-08AD67806ND
2012-10-08AD67807ND
2012-10-08AD67808ND
2012-10-08AD67809ND
2012-10-08AD67810ND
2012-10-08AD67811ND
2012-10-08AD67812ND
2013-01-08AD77661ND
2013-01-08AD77662ND
2013-01-08AD77663ND
2013-01-08AD77664ND
2013-01-08AD77665ND
2013-01-08AD77666ND
2013-01-08AD77667ND
2013-01-08AD77668ND
2013-04-08AD86410ND
2013-04-08AD86411ND
2013-04-08AD86412ND
2013-04-08AD86413ND
2013-04-08AD86414ND
2013-04-08AD86415ND
2013-04-08AD86416ND
2013-04-08AD86417ND
2013-07-08AD97536ND
2013-07-08AD975371.10 ppb
2013-07-08AD97538ND
2013-07-08AD97539ND
2013-07-08AD97540ND
2013-07-08AD97541ND
2013-07-08AD97542ND
2013-07-08AD975431.20 ppb
2013-07-12AD984911.10 ppb
2013-07-14AD984901.10 ppb
2013-10-08AE11046ND
2013-10-08AE11047ND
2013-10-08AE11048ND
2013-10-08AE11049ND
2013-10-08AE11050ND
2013-10-08AE11051ND
2013-10-08AE11052ND
2013-10-08AE11053ND
2014-01-08AE20363ND
2014-01-08AE20364ND
2014-01-08AE20365ND
2014-01-08AE20366ND
2014-01-08AE20367ND
2014-01-08AE20368ND
2014-01-08AE20369ND
2014-01-08AE20370ND
2014-04-08AE29320ND
2014-04-08AE29321ND
2014-04-08AE29322ND
2014-04-08AE29323ND
2014-04-08AE29324ND
2014-04-08AE29325ND
2014-04-08AE29326ND
2014-04-08AE29327ND
2014-07-08AE398021.000 ppb
2014-07-08AE398031.10 ppb
2014-07-08AE398041.20 ppb
2014-07-08AE398051.10 ppb
2014-07-08AE398061.10 ppb
2014-07-08AE398071.10 ppb
2014-07-08AE398081.30 ppb
2014-07-08AE398091.30 ppb
2014-10-08AE52558ND
2014-10-08AE525601.20 ppb
2014-10-08AE52561ND
2014-10-08AE52562ND
2014-10-08AE525631.20 ppb
2014-10-08AE525641.20 ppb
2014-10-08AE52565ND
2014-10-08AE52559ND
2015-01-08AE62236ND
2015-01-08AE62237ND
2015-01-08AE62238ND
2015-01-08AE62239ND
2015-01-08AE62240ND
2015-01-08AE62241ND
2015-01-08AE62242ND
2015-01-08AE62243ND
2015-04-08AE718192.00 ppb
2015-04-08AE718201.90 ppb
2015-04-08AE718212.40 ppb
2015-04-08AE718223.00 ppb
2015-04-08AE718232.80 ppb
2015-04-08AE718241.10 ppb
2015-04-08AE718251.20 ppb
2015-04-08AE718261.30 ppb
2015-07-08AE82915ND
2015-07-08AE829161.30 ppb
2015-07-08AE82917ND
2015-07-08AE82918ND
2015-07-08AE829191.20 ppb
2015-07-08AE829201.20 ppb
2015-07-08AE829211.30 ppb
2015-07-08AE82922ND
2015-10-08AE951541.10 ppb
2015-10-08AE951551.20 ppb
2015-10-08AE951561.40 ppb
2015-10-08AE951571.20 ppb
2015-10-08AE951581.10 ppb
2015-10-08AE951591.20 ppb
2015-10-08AE951601.20 ppb
2015-10-08AE951611.40 ppb
2016-01-10AF04750ND
2016-01-10AF04751ND
2016-01-10AF047521.10 ppb
2016-01-10AF04753ND
2016-01-10AF04754ND
2016-01-10AF04755ND
2016-01-10AF04756ND
2016-01-10AF04757ND
2016-04-11AF12935ND
2016-04-11AF129361.000 ppb
2016-04-11AF129371.10 ppb
2016-04-11AF129381.10 ppb
2016-04-11AF129391.10 ppb
2016-04-11AF129401.10 ppb
2016-04-11AF12941ND
2016-04-11AF129421.10 ppb
2016-07-11AF217561.10 ppb
2016-07-11AF217571.30 ppb
2016-07-11AF217581.20 ppb
2016-07-11AF217591.10 ppb
2016-07-11AF217601.20 ppb
2016-07-11AF217611.20 ppb
2016-07-11AF217621.20 ppb
2016-07-11AF217631.20 ppb
2016-10-10AF32479ND
2016-10-10AF32480ND
2016-10-10AF32481ND
2016-10-10AF32482ND
2016-10-10AF32483ND
2016-10-10AF32484ND
2016-10-10AF32485ND
2016-10-10AF324862.00 ppb
2017-01-09AF403171.10 ppb
2017-01-09AF403181.20 ppb
2017-01-09AF403191.10 ppb
2017-01-09AF403201.30 ppb
2017-01-09AF403211.30 ppb
2017-01-09AF403221.30 ppb
2017-01-09AF403231.20 ppb
2017-01-09AF403241.30 ppb
2017-04-10AF48126ND
2017-04-10AF481271.000 ppb
2017-04-10AF48128ND
2017-04-10AF481291.10 ppb
2017-04-10AF481301.10 ppb
2017-04-10AF481311.10 ppb
2017-04-10AF48132ND
2017-04-10AF481331.10 ppb
2017-07-10AF567751.10 ppb
2017-07-10AF567761.20 ppb
2017-07-10AF567771.10 ppb
2017-07-10AF567781.30 ppb
2017-07-10AF567791.10 ppb
2017-07-10AF567801.10 ppb
2017-07-10AF567811.10 ppb
2017-07-10AF567821.10 ppb
2017-10-09AF660891.20 ppb
2017-10-09AF660901.20 ppb
2017-10-09AF660911.30 ppb
2017-10-09AF660921.10 ppb
2017-10-09AF660961.000 ppb
2017-10-09AF660971.20 ppb
2017-10-09AF660981.10 ppb
2017-10-09AF660991.30 ppb