TITLE

Agency sets new standards for lead in drinking water

PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
EPA Journal;Mar/Apr91, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the US Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) setting of tighter standards to lower greatly the level of lead in drinking water. Comment by EPA Deputy Administrator F. Henry Habicht; Achievements by the agency's efforts to reduce lead content in drinking water; Elements of the agency's drinking water strategy.
ACCESSION #
9609111763

 

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