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Drinking Water Quality and Contaminants Guidebook

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Drinking Water Quality and Contaminants Guidebook by Joseph Cotruvo
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This book compiles the essential information on the principal chemical, microbial, and radionuclide characteristics of water contaminants. It provides authoritative information, however, the content is presented in terms that would be understandable to non-experts as well as to professionals. It includes data on traditional and regulated contaminants as well as chemicals of emerging concern, as well as algal toxins and PFOS/PFOA. Each contaminant dossier includes the physical and chemical properties, toxicity, analytical methodology, water treatment technology, US, EU, and other regulatory guidance, including the World Health Organization, Australian, and Canadian guidelines.

Author Biography

Dr. Joseph Cotruvo is president of Joseph Cotruvo and Associates. His doctorate is in Physical Organic Chemistry with post-doctoral study in Europe. He is a long-time member of the World Health Organization's Guidelines for Drinking-water Quality Committee, and expert advisory groups on drinking water research, desalination, and water reuse, and the National Academy of Sciences review of EPA's Water Security Research Strategy. He was the first Director of USEPA's Drinking Water Standards Division, and also Director of the Risk Assessment Division in Pollution Prevention and Toxics. He is member alternate on the Board of Directors of the Washington, DC Water and Sewer Authority and Chairman of the Board's Retail Services Committee, and an advisor on water regulatory development for Singapore's NEA, and studies with UAE and Kuwait. He developed many of the US Safe Drinking Water Act policies, and regulations and risk assessments for microbials, organic and inorganic chemicals and radionuclides, the original THM regulations, proposed corrosion control, and first surface water filtration rules. He initiated EPA's Drinking Water Health Advisories for unregulated contaminants and emergencies, and also managed human and environmental risk assessments for industrial chemicals under the Toxic Substances Control Act.
Release date Australia
September 7th, 2018
Country of Publication
United States
Illustrations
5 Tables, black and white; 2 Illustrations, black and white
Imprint
CRC Press Inc
Pages
185
ISBN-13
9780815363057
Product ID
28247230

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