Report: 31 contaminants linked to cancer found in Bridgewater tap water between 2012 and 2017

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A new report says 31 contaminants linked to cancer have been found in tap water from Bridgewater between 2012 and 2017.

The report analyzed data from almost 50,000 utility companies across the U.S. Bridgewater's water utility is NJ American Water.

The utility serves more than 615,000 people. The report says the chemicals are linked to cancer, brain damage and hormone issues.

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