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Public Health Service drinking water standards.

United States. Public Health Service.

Public Health Service drinking water standards.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drinking water -- Standards.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPublic Health Service publication no.956, Public Health Service publication -- no. 956.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination61p.
    Number of Pages61
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14101796M

    public water supply systems. These standards are written to comply with the requirements of the Federal "Safe Drinking Water Act," 42 USC §f et seq., and the "Primary Drinking Water Regulations" which have been promulgated by the United States Environmental Protection Agency. Adopted Decem Effective January 9, § NSF led the development of American National Standards for all materials and products that treat or come in contact with drinking water, such as plumbing components, water treatment chemicals and drinking water filters, as well as pool and spa equipment to help protect public health and minimize adverse health effects.. Standards and protocols can provide credibility and industry acceptance.


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