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Commonly Used Water Quality Sensors Can Detect Intentional Drinking Water Contamination
U.S. EPA. Commonly Used Water Quality Sensors Can Detect Intentional Drinking Water Contamination. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/S-06/038A, 2009.
Water distribution systems are routinely monitored to ensure that drinking water meets mandated standards and that treatment processes are performing as intended. Online sensors measure water quality in real-time and have the potential to serve as an early warning for an intentional contamination event.
URLs/Downloads:COMMONLY USED WATER QUALITY SENSORS CAN DETECT INTENTIONAL DRINKING WATER CONTAMINATION (PDF,NA pp, 89 KB, about PDF)
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Organization:U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
NATIONAL HOMELAND SECURITY RESEARCH CENTER
WATER INFRASTRUCTURE PROTECTION DIVISION