New tests 'could save £600k a year'

September 2007
Utility Week;9/14/2007, Vol. 27 Issue 21, p5
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The article reports on the savings of up to £634,000 a year that could be generated by the water industry under new risk-based rules for raw water monitoring, according to the British Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) and the Drinking Water Inspectorate (DWI). Both agencies have agreed in principle rule changes that will eliminate the requirement on water companies to track a set list of parameters at all sites. The effectivity of the change is on January 1, 2008.


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