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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2019 UPDATE

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Bromochloromethane

City of Bellingham Water Division

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.

 

10

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND10ND
2013ND20ND
2014ND40ND
2015ND10ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

Date Lab ID Result
2012-05-0816725ND
2013-04-1614792ND
2013-10-01WA97-SE1-13-1875ND
2014-04-08WA97-SE3-14-0613ND
2014-07-08WA97-SE4-14-1258ND
2014-08-0634361ND
2014-11-04WA97-SE2-14-2524ND
2015-06-0425392ND
2016-05-04ND
2017-08-02ND