TITLE

PLAIN OLD WATER: THE FORGOTTEN NUTRIENT

AUTHOR(S)
Rubin, Karen Wilk
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
FoodService Director;4/15/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents several facts on water. Possible reason for the increased sales of water filters and bottled water in the U.S. as of April 15, 2002; Functions of water in the human body; Water content of an average adult body; Information on the Recommended Dietary Allowance for water; Guidelines for water intake; Standards and requirements of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for the consumption of tap and bottled water.
ACCESSION #
6609313

 

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