||National Recommended Water Quality Criteria, 2006.
||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Science and Technology.
Water quality standards ;
Water quality ;
Public health ;
Environmental protection ;
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National Recommended Water Quality CriteriaEPA's compilation of national recommended water quality criteria is presented as a summary table containing recommended water quality criteria for the protection of aquatic life and human health in surface water for approximately 150 pollutants. These criteria are published pursuant to Section 304(a) of the Clean Water Act (CWA) and provide guidance for states and tribes to use in adopting water quality standards.