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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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Bromochloromethane

US Army South Fort Hood

NOTE: US Army South Fort Hood purchases water from Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1 which is required to test for bromochloromethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1.

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.

 

17

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2014ND10ND
2015ND30ND
2016ND30ND
2017ND30ND
2018ND30ND
2019ND20ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: US Army South Fort Hood purchases water from Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1 which is required to test for bromochloromethane. Sample information shown below was taken by Bell County Water Control and Improvement District 1.

Date Lab ID Result
2014-07-23AC60718ND
2014-07-23AC60712ND
2014-07-23AC60716ND
2015-09-02AD05425ND
2015-09-02AD05429ND
2015-09-02AD05431ND
2016-07-19AD44753ND
2016-07-19AD44755ND
2016-07-19AD44757ND
2017-09-08AD95274ND
2017-09-08AD95272ND
2017-09-08AD95270ND
2018-09-12AE39812ND
2018-09-12AE39810ND
2018-09-12AE39814ND
2019-08-15AE78978ND
2019-08-15AE78976ND