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RECORD NUMBER: 25 OF 61
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Drinking water criteria document on heterotrophic bacteria draft 5.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Drinking Water.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Drinking Water ;|
|Subjects||Bacteria, Heterotrophic ; Drinking water--Standards|
|Additional Subjects||Bacteria ; Heterotrophs ; Water quality standards ; Drinking water ; Water treatment ; Microorganisms ; Potable water ; Risk assessment ; Biological effects ; Dose response relationships ; Humans ; Laboratory animals ; Waterborne diseases ; Exposure ; Ingestion(Biology) ; Epidemiology ; Water quality management ; Maximum contaminant level goals ; Pharmacokinetics ; Safe Drinking Water Act|
|Collation||76 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.|
This document examines the concentration of heterotrophic bacteria in drinking water and the health risk posed by these organisms, evaluates the capacity of heterotrophic bacteria to interfere with total coliform analysis, and discusses the utility of these bacteria as an indicator of drinking water quality.
Cover title. "May 25, 1984"--Cover.