EPA: $151B Will Be Needed for Drinking Water Improvements
- The acceptability and effectiveness of a polyester drinking-water filter in a dracunculiasis-... Olson, A.; Magnussen, P. // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;1997, Vol. 75 Issue 5, p449
Presents information on the use of polyester cloth to filter unsafe drinking water, to eradicate the guinea-worm disease. Details on polyester being superior to nylon in relation to strength and filtering time; Information on household surveys.
- European Union considers revise of boron limits. Roberts, Michael // Chemical Week;8/2/95, Vol. 157 Issue 4, p18
Reports that the European Union (EU) has considered revising its proposal on the amount of boron allowed in drinking water. Reactions of sodium perborate producers and users to EU's `Drinking Water Directive'; Proposed limits for boron in drinking water.
- Pure water options Pardue, Leslie; Holmes, Dennis // E: The Environmental Magazine;Jan/Feb1992, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p52
No abstract available.
- When the going gets rough, drink water. // Environmental Nutrition;Oct92, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p3
Recommends drinking water before and during exercise. Reasons; How often to drink water and how much to drink.
- Water Supply: Public laps up misconceptions. Goldberg, Carol // Long Island Business News (7/1993 to 5/2009);3/28/94, Vol. 41 Issue 13, p1
Reports on the truth behind the misconceptions concerning Long Island, New York's drinking water. Amount per gallon recharged by aquifers per square mile daily; Total reserve supply; Inability of managed development in the region to affect water supply; Public information on the subject handled...
- Are you drinking contaminated water? // Second Opinion;Nov96 Supplement Are you drinking, Vol. 6 Issue 11, p1
Focuses on contaminated water as a possible cause of health problems in the United States. Microbiological contaminants picked up by water during times before water treatment; Side effects of chlorine; Ways to get healthy water.
- Can You Save My Backyard? // Science World (Teacher's Edition);11/8/2002, Vol. 59 Issue 4, p2
Focuses on the restoration of the Everglades National Park in order to provide enough drinking water to the residents of Florida.
- Lead contamination of drinking water Subramanian, Kunnath S.; Connor, John W. // Journal of Environmental Health;Sep/Oct1991, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p29
No abstract available.
- Did you know... // Journal of Environmental Health;Jun1997, Vol. 59 Issue 10, p46
Informs on the lack of people's access on safe drinking water.
- Manganese greensand for removal of arsenic in drinking water Subramanian, K. S.; Tanjore, S.; Viraraghavan, T.; Phommavong, T. // Water Quality Research Journal of Canada;1997, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p551
The present study was initiated to identify treatment techniques suitable for the removal of As from small community groundwater suppliesbelow the current interim maximum acceptable (IMAC) concentration of25 mu g/L prescribed in the Guidelines for Canadian Drinking Water Quality. The...