TITLE

Safe drinking water standards for First Nations communities

AUTHOR(S)
Eggertson, Laura
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/25/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 9, p1248
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the implementation of safe drinking water standards for First Nations communities by the Canadian federal government in 2006. Diseases caused by adding high levels of chlorine to water in the Kasechewan community; Communities that are deemed most at risk; Boil water advisory implemented in some communities; Details of the federal plan.
ACCESSION #
21062536

 

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