Safe Piped Water: Managing Microbial Water Quality in Piped Distribution Systems
Nonserial Publication
Ainsworth, R.
World Health Organization
ISBN-13    9789241562515 ISBN-10    924156251X
Order Number    11500557 Format    Package
Price    CHF    70.00 / US$    84.00 Developing countries:    CHF    35.00
English     2004        167   pages
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The development of pressurized pipe networks for supplying drinking-water to individual dwellings, buildings and communal taps is an important component in the continuing development and health of many communities. This publication considers the introduction of microbial contaminants and growth of microorganisms in distribution networks and the practices that contribute to ensuring drinking-water safety in piped distribution systems.