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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Dibromoacetic acid

Farmington City Water System

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.

 

52

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20120.163 ppb81ND - 1.30 ppb
20130.233 ppb122ND - 1.40 ppb
2014ND80ND
20150.313 ppb82ND - 1.40 ppb
2016ND80ND
2017ND80ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Result
2012-09-11ND
2012-09-11ND
2012-09-11ND
2012-09-11ND
2012-12-041.30 ppb
2012-12-04ND
2012-12-04ND
2012-12-04ND
2013-06-24ND
2013-06-24ND
2013-06-24ND
2013-06-24ND
2013-08-271.40 ppb
2013-08-271.40 ppb
2013-08-27ND
2013-08-27ND
2013-12-17ND
2013-12-17ND
2013-12-17ND
2013-12-17ND
2014-02-27ND
2014-02-27ND
2014-06-17ND
2014-06-17ND
2014-09-17ND
2014-09-17ND
2014-12-11ND
2014-12-11ND
2015-03-10ND
2015-03-10ND
2015-06-111.10 ppb
2015-06-111.40 ppb
2015-09-23ND
2015-09-23ND
2015-12-09ND
2015-12-09ND
2016-03-02ND
2016-03-02ND
2016-06-22ND
2016-06-22ND
2016-09-01ND
2016-09-01ND
2016-11-09ND
2016-11-09ND
2017-03-08ND
2017-03-08ND
2017-05-12ND
2017-05-12ND
2017-07-20ND
2017-07-20ND
2017-10-18ND
2017-10-18ND