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Title Drinking water regulation and health / [edited by] Frederick W. Pontius
Published New York, NY ; [Great Britain] : Wiley-Interscience, [2003]


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Description xxxii, 1029 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Preface. -- Acknowledgments. -- Contributors. -- List of Tables. -- List of Figures. -- Acronyms. -- Part I: The Sdwa And Public Health. -- Drinking Water and Public Health Protection (D. Okun). -- Improving Waterborne Disease Surveillance (F. Frost, et al.). -- Waterborne Outbreaks in the United States, 1971-2000 -- (G. Craun, R. Calderon &Mary Craun). -- History of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) (F. Pontius). -- SDWA Reauthorization: Looking to the Future (D. vanDe Hei & T. Schaeffer). -- Part Ii: Regulation Development. -- Toxicological Basis for Drinking Water Risk Assessment (J. Donohue & J. Orme-Zavaleta). -- Epidemiologic Concepts for Interpreting Findings in Studies of Drinking water Exposures (G. Craun, et al.). -- Application of Risk Assessments in Crafting Drinking Water Regulations (B. Macler). -- "Sound" Science and Drinking Water Regulation (F. Pontius). -- Benefit-Cost Analysis and Drinking Water Regulation (R. Raucher). -- Public Involvement in Regulation Development (F. Pontius). -- Part Iii: Contaminant Regulation And Treatment. -- Control of Drinking Water Pathogens and Disinfection By-Products (S. Regli, et al.). -- Regulating Radionuclides in Drinking Water (D. Huber). -- Risk-Based Framework for Selecting Contaminants for Future Regulation (M. Gibson & M. Osinsiki). -- Selection of Treatment Technology for SDWA Compliance (F. Pontius). -- SDWA Compliance Using Point-of-Use (POU) and Point-of-Entry(POE)Treatment (F. Pontius, et al.). -- Part Iv: Compliance Challenges. -- Death of the Silent Services: Meeting Consumer Expectations (E. Speranza). -- Achieving the Capacity to Comply (P. Shanaghan & J. Jacobs). -- Achieving Sustainable Water Systems (J. Beecher). -- Protecting Sensitive Subpopulations (J. Griffiths). -- Environmental Justice and Drinking Water Regulation (F. Pontius). -- What Water Suppliers Need to Know About Toxic Tort Litigation (K. Rubin). -- Intellectual Property Laws and Water Technology (L. Hansen). -- Water System Security (F. Pontius). -- Appendices. -- Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available online via the World Wide Web, by subscription to Knovel
Subject United States. Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974.
Drinking water -- Law and legislation -- United States.
Author Pontius, Frederick W.
Knovel (Firm)
LC no. 2003006645
ISBN 0471415545