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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Bromochloromethane

Bcwsa Sangaree WD

NOTE: Bcwsa Sangaree WD purchases water from Santee Cooper Reg Water which is required to test for bromochloromethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Santee Cooper Reg Water.

Bromochloromethane is a tap water disinfection byproduct; it is also used as an intermediate in chemical manufacturing and as a fire extinguishing agent. Disinfection byproducts in drinking water increase the risk of cancer.

 

6

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND40ND
2014ND10ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Bcwsa Sangaree WD purchases water from Santee Cooper Reg Water which is required to test for bromochloromethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Santee Cooper Reg Water.

Date Lab ID Result
2012-02-16AD02983ND
2013-02-27AD20327ND
2014-03-11AD36903ND
2015-03-04AD52316ND
2016-02-16AD70863ND
2017-02-06AD89354ND