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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Economic assessment of reducing fluoride in drinking water. /|
|CORP Author||Abt Associates, Inc., Cambridge, MA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of the Assistant Administrator for Water.|
|Subjects||Fluorides. ; Drinking water.|
|Additional Subjects||Fluorination ; Water treatment ; Potable water ; Economic impact ; Water pollution control ; Fluorides ; Benefit cost analysis ; Reviews ; Regulations ; Assessments ; Dentistry ; Maximum contaminant level|
|Collation||78 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
The report assesses the economic impacts of reducing fluoride in drinking water. The principal elements of the report are: definition of the fluoride contamination problem, review of regulatory alternatives, assessment of the benefits of fluoride removal, assessment of the costs of removing fluoride, analysis of regulatory flexibility and paperwork requirements, and exploration of uncertainty in the estimates of costs and benefits.
EPA 570/9-86/001. Microfiche.