"1P-3.5C-91083F-09/05-CM"--Cover [p. 4]. "The 1996 Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) amendments allow the use of POU (point of use) and point of entry (POE) treatment devices for compliance with certain MCLs (e.g. inorganics, organics, disinfection by-products [DBPs], radionuclides), but not for microbials. ... The primary objective of this research was to perform an overall feasibility analysis of POU and POE systems for arsenic treatment, and to develop industry-wide recommendations for use of such systems as an alternative to centralized treatment, considering such factors as process reliability, public perception, liability, and regulatory acceptance"--Page xxi. Sponsored by Arsenic Research Partnership -- t.p. "91083F"--Spine. Bibliography (pages 197-198).