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RECORD NUMBER: 34 OF 55
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Potable Water: New Directions in Microbial Regulations.|
|Author||Geldreich, E. E. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Water Engineering Research Lab.|
|Additional Subjects||Potable water ; Microorganism control(Water) ; Water treatment ; Water distribution ; Distribution systems ; Revisions ; Upgrading ; Design ; Effectiveness ; Regulations ; Coliform bacteria ; Sources ; Barriers ; Standards ; Turbidity ; Cost analysis ; Waterborne diseases|
Waterborne disease outbreaks continue to occur in the United States. Because effective treatment technology is available, the problems appears to be that of upgrading water systems having inadequate barrier protection from contaminated source waters. The paper summarizes consensus views of possible changes to new microbial regulations needed to address weaknesses.