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Main Title Heterotrophic plate counts and drinking-water safety : the significance of HPCs for water quality and human health /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bartram, Jamie.
Publisher IWA Pub.,
Year Published 2003
OCLC Number 54953961
ISBN 1843390256 (IWA Publishing) 9241562269 (WHO)
Subjects Water Supply--analysis ; Water Supply--standards ; Bacteria--pathogenicity ; Colony Count, Microbial--methods ; Risk Assessment--methods ; Water Microbiology--standards ; Water quality management ; Water--Microbiology--Technique ; Microbial viability counts ; Plate counts (Microbiology) ; Drinking water ; Bacteria, Heterotrophic ; Agua--larpcal ; Saude publica--larpcal ; Drinkwater--gtt ; Gezondheidseffecten--gtt
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBM  TD369.H48 2003 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 04/14/2006
Collation xiii, 256 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Expert consensus / Expert meeting group report -- Public health aspects of the role of HPC--an introduction / M. Exner, V. Vacata, and J. Gebel -- The history and use of HPC in drinking-water quality management / P. Payment, D.P. Sartory, and D.J. Reasoner -- The presence of bacteria in water after regrowth / C.R. Fricker -- Bacteria of potential health concern / N.F. Lightfoot -- Relationships between common water bacteria and pathogens in drinking-water / H. Leclerc -- Epidemiological and risk assessment evidence of disease linked to HPC bacteria / P.R. Hunter -- Infections from HPC organisms in drinking-water amongst the immunocompromised / A. Glasmacher, S. Engelhart, and M. Exner -- Methods to identify and enumerate frank and opportunistic bacterial pathogens in water and biofilms / N.J. Ashbolt -- Conditions favouring coliform and HPC bacterial growth in drinking-water and on water contact surfaces / M.W. LeChevallier -- Managing regrowth in drinking-water distribution systems / D. van der Kooij -- The role of HPC in managing the treatment and distribution of drinking-water / W. Robertson and T. Brooks.