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EWG's Tap Water Database — 2021 UPDATE

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Monobromoacetic acid

Four States Psd

NOTE: Four States Psd purchases water from Monongah Town Of which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Monongah Town Of.

Monobromoacetic 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.

 

23

Samples

0

Samples exceeding legal limit (MCL)

0

Samples exceeding
health guidelines

Testing results - average by year

 
YearAverage resultSamples takenDetectionsRange of results
2014ND30ND
2015ND40ND
2016ND10ND
2017ND40ND
2018ND50ND
2019ND10ND

ppb = parts per billion

State and national drinking water standards and health guidelines

EWG Health Guideline 25 ppb

The EWG Health Guideline of 25 ppb for monobromoacetic acid was proposed in 2020 by the California Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment as a public health goal, the level of a drinking water contaminant that does not pose a significant health risk.. This health guideline protects against muscular degeneration.

ppb = parts per billion

All test results

NOTE: Four States Psd purchases water from Monongah Town Of which is required to test for monobromoacetic acid. Sample information shown below was taken by Monongah Town Of.

Date Lab ID Result
2014-02-07DBP_207706-2014-ND
2014-05-05DBP_211630-2014-ND
2014-08-11S2DBP_216758-201ND
2015-02-03S2DBP_225911-201ND
2015-05-05S2DBP_230324-201ND
2015-08-11S2DBP_235240-201ND
2015-11-03239619-2015-DWND
2016-02-16244100-2016-DWND
2016-05-03247613-2016-DWND
2016-08-16253753-2016-DWND
2016-11-01258100-2016-DWND
2017-02-02262383-2017-DWND
2017-05-03266645-2017-DWND
2017-08-16272486-2017-DWND
2017-11-03276853-2017-DWND
2018-02-13281195-2018-DWND
2018-05-07285385-2018-DWND
2018-08-14292082-2018-DWND
2018-11-06296512-2018-DWND
2019-02-13300828-2019-DWND
2019-05-17305738-2019-DWND
2019-08-19310757-2019-DWND
2019-11-07315562-2019-DWND