Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog
RECORD NUMBER: 3 OF 4
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Safe Drinking Water Hotline Fiscal Year 2002 Annual Report, October 2001-September 2002.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Drinking Water.|
|Additional Subjects||Potable water ; Consumer protection ; Drinking water ; USEPA ; Water quality ; Health hazards ; Information dissemation ; Ground water ; Environmental management ; Outreach ; Regulations ; Standards ; Statistics ; Charts ; Graphs ; Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) ; Safe Drinking Water (SDW) Hotline ; Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW)|
The mission of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is to protect human health and safeguard the environment. In meeting its mission, EPA provides communities, businesses, and state, local, and tribal governments with access to accurate information necessary for managing environmental and human health risks. EPA's Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (OGWDW) ensures safe drinking water and protects ground water through implementation of the Safe Drinking Water Act, which is the national law safeguarding tap water in America. The Safe Drinking Water (SDW) Hotline, operated by Booz Allen Hamilton, assists OGWDW with its outreach efforts to provide information about federal drinking water standards and local drinking water.