Results of EPA water survey given

July 1997
Underground Construction;Jul97, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p12
Trade Publication
Presents results of the water survey by the US Environmental Protection Agency on the amount needed by water utilities to comply with requirements of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA). Improvements needed by the water utilities; Provisions of the SDWA.


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