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Bromochloroacetic acid

Mukilteo Water & Wastewater District

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.

 

96

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2012ND160ND
2013ND160ND
2014ND160ND
2015ND160ND
2016ND160ND
2017ND160ND

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
2012-03-0507995ND
2012-03-0507994ND
2012-03-0507996ND
2012-03-0507993ND
2012-05-0316313ND
2012-05-0316314ND
2012-05-0316311ND
2012-05-0316312ND
2012-08-1632391ND
2012-08-1632390ND
2012-08-1632389ND
2012-08-1632388ND
2012-11-2046533ND
2012-11-2046534ND
2012-11-2046536ND
2012-11-2046535ND
2013-02-2807998ND
2013-02-2807996ND
2013-02-2807997ND
2013-02-2807995ND
2013-06-1323972ND
2013-06-1323973ND
2013-06-1323971ND
2013-06-1323974ND
2013-08-2235823ND
2013-08-2235825ND
2013-08-2235824ND
2013-08-2235826ND
2013-11-1449608ND
2013-11-1449606ND
2013-11-1449607ND
2013-11-1449609ND
2014-02-1306905ND
2014-02-1306908ND
2014-02-1306906ND
2014-02-1306907ND
2014-05-1420915ND
2014-05-1420913ND
2014-05-1420914ND
2014-05-1420912ND
2014-08-1936954ND
2014-08-1936953ND
2014-08-1936951ND
2014-08-1936952ND
2014-11-1951900ND
2014-11-1951901ND
2014-11-1951898ND
2014-11-1951899ND
2015-02-1807325ND
2015-02-1807327ND
2015-02-1807324ND
2015-02-1807326ND
2015-05-1321550ND
2015-05-1321552ND
2015-05-1321553ND
2015-05-1321551ND
2015-08-1338040ND
2015-08-1338038ND
2015-08-1338039ND
2015-08-1338037ND
2015-11-1956243ND
2015-11-1956241ND
2015-11-1956242ND
2015-11-1956240ND
2016-02-16ND
2016-02-16ND
2016-02-16ND
2016-02-16ND
2016-05-31ND
2016-05-31ND
2016-05-31ND
2016-05-31ND
2016-08-24ND
2016-08-24ND
2016-08-24ND
2016-08-24ND
2016-11-21ND
2016-11-21ND
2016-11-21ND
2016-11-21ND
2017-02-23ND
2017-02-23ND
2017-02-23ND
2017-02-23ND
2017-05-16ND
2017-05-16ND
2017-05-16ND
2017-05-16ND
2017-09-07ND
2017-09-07ND
2017-09-07ND
2017-09-07ND
2017-11-20ND
2017-11-20ND
2017-11-20ND
2017-11-20ND