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Dibromoacetic acid

Magna Water District

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.

 

64

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
20102.55 ppb221.10 ppb - 4.00 ppb
20112.25 ppb221.30 ppb - 3.20 ppb
20121.94 ppb1211ND - 4.37 ppb
20131.11 ppb1612ND - 2.64 ppb
20141.63 ppb1613ND - 4.04 ppb
20151.14 ppb1610ND - 2.81 ppb

ppb = parts per billion.

All test results

Date Result
2010-08-171.10 ppb
2010-08-174.00 ppb
2011-07-271.30 ppb
2011-07-273.20 ppb
2012-05-293.26 ppb
2012-05-291.58 ppb
2012-05-292.28 ppb
2012-05-291.44 ppb
2012-08-281.19 ppb
2012-08-281.46 ppb
2012-08-284.37 ppb
2012-08-281.75 ppb
2012-11-26ND
2012-11-262.30 ppb
2012-11-262.10 ppb
2012-11-261.60 ppb
2013-02-26ND
2013-02-261.58 ppb
2013-02-26ND
2013-02-261.59 ppb
2013-05-281.11 ppb
2013-05-281.40 ppb
2013-05-281.09 ppb
2013-05-281.37 ppb
2013-08-261.36 ppb
2013-08-26ND
2013-08-262.64 ppb
2013-08-261.74 ppb
2013-11-251.15 ppb
2013-11-251.49 ppb
2013-11-25ND
2013-11-251.25 ppb
2014-02-252.82 ppb
2014-02-251.55 ppb
2014-02-251.73 ppb
2014-02-253.00 ppb
2014-05-201.85 ppb
2014-05-202.29 ppb
2014-05-201.23 ppb
2014-05-202.68 ppb
2014-08-25ND
2014-08-254.04 ppb
2014-08-251.13 ppb
2014-08-25ND
2014-11-18ND
2014-11-181.47 ppb
2014-11-181.22 ppb
2014-11-181.12 ppb
2015-02-231.27 ppb
2015-02-24ND
2015-02-24ND
2015-02-241.06 ppb
2015-05-261.07 ppb
2015-05-26ND
2015-05-26ND
2015-05-262.15 ppb
2015-08-261.70 ppb
2015-08-261.69 ppb
2015-08-262.26 ppb
2015-08-262.81 ppb
2015-11-23ND
2015-11-23ND
2015-11-232.46 ppb
2015-11-231.75 ppb