TITLE

National Drinking Water Week -- May 4-10, 2008

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;5/2/2008, Vol. 57 Issue 17, p465
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the observance of the National Drinking Water Week in the U.S. from May 4 to 10, 2008. Said event is sponsored by the American Water Works Association and an alliance of other organizations. It outlines improvements in the health of the U.S. population from the 1900s to 2006. Activities organized by the Centers for the Disease Control and Prevention related to the special week include promoting waterborne disease prevention and improving access to safe water internationally, among others.
ACCESSION #
31929430

 

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