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Bromochloroacetic acid

City of Kerrville

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.

 

110

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

104

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20125.62 ppb2418ND - 17.4 ppb
20136.60 ppb22222.30 ppb - 12.2 ppb
201410.1 ppb16162.40 ppb - 17.6 ppb
20157.39 ppb16164.10 ppb - 13.5 ppb
201611.4 ppb16165.80 ppb - 16.9 ppb
201711.5 ppb16164.30 ppb - 19.2 ppb

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 0.02 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 0.02 ppb for bromochloroacetic 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
2012-01-1812014250105.50 ppb
2012-01-1812014250117.10 ppb
2012-01-1812014250123.80 ppb
2012-01-1812014250134.50 ppb
2012-01-1812014250142.00 ppb
2012-01-1812014250153.90 ppb
2012-04-0412041170131.60 ppb
2012-04-0412041170146.50 ppb
2012-04-041204117015ND
2012-04-041204117016ND
2012-04-041204117017ND
2012-04-0412041170181.40 ppb
2012-07-2512079510139.90 ppb
2012-07-25120795101414.8 ppb
2012-07-251207951015ND
2012-07-251207951016ND
2012-07-25120795101712.6 ppb
2012-07-25120795101812.5 ppb
2012-10-04121022801710.00 ppb
2012-10-04121022801817.4 ppb
2012-10-041210228019ND
2012-10-0412102280204.70 ppb
2012-10-0412102280214.60 ppb
2012-10-04121022802212.0 ppb
2013-01-23AC085424.10 ppb
2013-01-23AC085445.90 ppb
2013-01-23AC085453.70 ppb
2013-01-23AC085413.40 ppb
2013-01-23AC085382.30 ppb
2013-01-23AC085434.30 ppb
2013-04-11AC164334.90 ppb
2013-04-11AC164388.40 ppb
2013-04-11AC164377.40 ppb
2013-04-11AC164404.50 ppb
2013-04-11AC164394.50 ppb
2013-04-11AC164367.00 ppb
2013-07-29AC260749.10 ppb
2013-07-29AC260739.70 ppb
2013-07-29AC260759.30 ppb
2013-07-29AC2607210.6 ppb
2013-07-29AC261004.80 ppb
2013-07-29AC2610110.6 ppb
2013-10-17AC324107.80 ppb
2013-10-17AC324098.10 ppb
2013-10-17AC324122.60 ppb
2013-10-17AC3241112.2 ppb
2014-02-10AC418845.80 ppb
2014-02-10AC418853.90 ppb
2014-02-10AC418862.40 ppb
2014-02-10AC418876.60 ppb
2014-04-07AC495968.00 ppb
2014-04-07AC4959511.9 ppb
2014-04-07AC496237.40 ppb
2014-05-28AC553728.00 ppb
2014-07-16AC5989913.6 ppb
2014-07-16AC5987113.1 ppb
2014-07-16AC5990017.6 ppb
2014-07-16AC598695.80 ppb
2014-10-15AC6978316.4 ppb
2014-10-15AC6977912.9 ppb
2014-10-15AC6978414.4 ppb
2014-10-15AC6977814.4 ppb
2015-01-28AC781175.30 ppb
2015-01-28AC781185.10 ppb
2015-01-28AC781294.10 ppb
2015-01-28AC781164.90 ppb
2015-04-15AC883426.40 ppb
2015-04-15AC883406.50 ppb
2015-04-15AC883396.60 ppb
2015-04-15AC883415.40 ppb
2015-07-20AD0007610.8 ppb
2015-07-20AD0007810.7 ppb
2015-07-20AD000854.20 ppb
2015-07-20AD000814.70 ppb
2015-10-13AD1043910.6 ppb
2015-10-13AD1042911.5 ppb
2015-10-13AD104317.90 ppb
2015-10-13AD1043013.5 ppb
2016-02-01AD210387.40 ppb
2016-02-01AD210428.00 ppb
2016-02-01AD210435.80 ppb
2016-02-01AD210406.00 ppb
2016-04-18AD3331811.4 ppb
2016-04-18AD3331911.6 ppb
2016-04-18AD333209.00 ppb
2016-04-18AD333167.10 ppb
2016-07-05AD4291616.3 ppb
2016-07-05AD4291716.8 ppb
2016-07-05AD429099.90 ppb
2016-07-05AD4291516.2 ppb
2016-10-24AD5427815.2 ppb
2016-10-24AD5427914.2 ppb
2016-10-24AD5428410.8 ppb
2016-10-24AD5428516.9 ppb
2017-02-13AD7036210.2 ppb
2017-02-13AD703608.90 ppb
2017-02-13AD703538.90 ppb
2017-02-13AD7035710.3 ppb
2017-04-06AD7871119.2 ppb
2017-04-06AD7871213.9 ppb
2017-04-06AD7871310.4 ppb
2017-04-06AD7871011.4 ppb
2017-07-05AD882885.30 ppb
2017-07-05AD8828918.1 ppb
2017-07-05AD8828711.6 ppb
2017-07-05AD8829012.8 ppb
2017-10-09AD997564.30 ppb
2017-10-09AD9975715.1 ppb
2017-10-09AD997609.90 ppb
2017-10-09AD9975513.4 ppb