Preliminary draft released on proposed groundwater rule

March 1999
WaterWorld;Mar99, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
Discusses the United States Environmental Protection Agency's preliminary draft of the proposed Groundwater Rule focusing on the prevention of waterborne-related diseases associated with source water contamination and untreated groundwater. Provisions under the draft; Comment period for the draft.


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