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Main Title Tap into prevention : drinking water information for health care providers.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Balbus, John M.,
Clews, Vince.
Umansky, Sherri.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water,
Year Published 2004
Report Number EPA/816-V-04-001; EPA/816-K-04-001
OCLC Number 57070889
Subjects Drinking water--Health aspects ; Drinking water--Contamination ; Waterborne infection ; Films for the hearing impaired
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Supplemental booklet
Supplemental booklet
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 816-K-04-001 Booklet Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/06/2016
EJBD  EPA 816-V-04-001 VHS Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/06/2016
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 816-K-04-001 Booklet Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 816-V-04-001 VHS Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD RPS EPA 816-V-04-001 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/23/2020
ELBD  EPA 816-V-04-001 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 12/23/2020
EMBV  EPA/816/K-04/001 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 09/06/2005
Collation 1 videocassette (47 min., 42 sec.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 1 guide (27 pages ; 19 cm)
"Co-authors: John Balbus, MD, MPH ... ; Vince Clews ... ; Sherri Umansky, environmental protection specialist ..."--Guide, p. 23. "August 2004." Shipping list no.: 2005-0010-E. "This activity for 1.2 Contact Hours is provided by the CDC, which is accredited as a provider of Continuing Education in Nursing"--Page 2 of guide. "ATSDR." Supplemental guide available from EPA web site. Address as of 4/19/05:; current access available via PURL. "EPA 816-V-04-001"--VHS. "EPA 816-K-04-001"--Guide.
Contents Notes
Discusses water treatment methods (coagulation, filtration, disinfection), sources of chemical and microbiological contamination, and ways sensitive populations can ensure safe drinking water, with case studies of Cryptosporidium contamination, lead in school drinking water, and nitrates and E. coli in rural wells. Part 1. Drinking water contamination and treatment with Milwaukee case study -- part 2. Lead contamination and Philadelphia case study -- part 3. Household wells, alternatives for immunocompromised patients and Minnesota case study.