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Main Title Water on tap : what you need to know /
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.
Publisher United States Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 2003
Report Number EPA/816/K-03/007
Stock Number PB2004-102553
Subjects Drinking water--United States. ; Water quality--United States.
Additional Subjects Water quality management ; Drinking water ; Consumers ; United States ; Water treatment ; Potable water ; Water utilities ; Water pollution control ; Water treatment plants ; Waste water ; Water reuse ; Uses ; Homes ; Security improvement ; Wells ; Protection ; National Primary Drinking Water Standards
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NTIS  PB2004-102553 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 32 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
;Contents: A Consumer's Guide To The Nation's Drinking Water; How Safe Is My Drinking Water; Where Does My Drinking Water Come From And How Is It Treated; How Do We Use Drinking Water In Our Homes; What's Being Done To Improve Water Security; What Can I Do If There Is A Problem With My Drinking Water; How Safe Is The Drinking Water In My Household Well; What You Can Do To Protect Your Drinking Water; Appendix A: National Primary Drinking Water Standards as of 10/03; Appendix B: References; Appendix C: Sources of Additional Information; Appendix D: Glossary.
Cover title. "EPA 816-K-03-007." "October 2003." Includes bibliographical references (page 28). Microfiche.
Contents Notes
1. A consumer's guide to the nation's drinking water -- 2. How safe if my drinking water? -- 3. Where does my drinking water come from and how is it treated? -- 4. How do we use drinking water in our homes? -- 5. What's being done to improve water security? -- 6. What can I do if there is a problem with my drinking water? -- 7. How safe is the drinking water in my household well? -- 8. What you can do to protect your drinking water -- Appendix A. National primary drinking water standards as of 10/03 -- Appendix B. References -- Appendix C. Sources of additional information -- Appendix D. Glossary.