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Monochloroacetic acid

Forest Water Supply Corporation

Monochloroacetic 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.

 

33

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20100.725 ppb41ND - 2.90 ppb
20110.500 ppb41ND - 2.00 ppb
2012ND40ND
20131.88 ppb53ND - 3.90 ppb
20144.83 ppb884.00 ppb - 6.40 ppb
20154.31 ppb86ND - 7.60 ppb

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2010-03-181003543004ND
2010-06-0710062170022.90 ppb
2010-09-301010005002ND
2010-12-081012404002ND
2011-02-071102160003ND
2011-06-021106117002ND
2011-08-251108B230022.00 ppb
2011-12-141112570002ND
2012-01-241201555004ND
2012-06-211206764002ND
2012-08-071208338002ND
2012-10-111210447002ND
2013-03-0613032030032.50 ppb
2013-04-0213041310023.00 ppb
2013-07-16Q13038490013.90 ppb
2013-10-22Q1309171002ND
2013-10-22Q1309171001ND
2014-03-06Q14072350044.00 ppb
2014-03-06Q14072350034.30 ppb
2014-05-30Q14186000025.50 ppb
2014-05-30Q14186000016.40 ppb
2014-09-09Q14426920024.30 ppb
2014-09-09Q14426920014.10 ppb
2014-11-06Q14551360025.00 ppb
2014-11-06Q14551360015.00 ppb
2015-02-05Q15047090015.10 ppb
2015-02-05Q15047090023.60 ppb
2015-06-08Q15207760026.00 ppb
2015-06-08Q15207760015.40 ppb
2015-09-01Q15335900027.60 ppb
2015-09-01Q15335900016.80 ppb
2015-12-04Q1548414002ND
2015-12-04Q1548414001ND