Emergency disinfection of small systems.



Publisher: Washington State Dept. of Health, Division of Environmental Health, Office of Drinking Water in [Olympia, Wash.]

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Drinking water -- Purification -- Washington (State),
  • Water -- Purification -- Chlorination -- Washington (State),
  • Water-supply -- Washington (State) -- Quality control

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Guidelines on when emergency disinfection is needed and how to do it. Provides tables showing how much chlorine bleach to use for disinfecting wells and storage reservoirs.

Edition Notes

SeriesDOH pub -- #331-242., DOH publication -- 331-242.
ContributionsWashington (State). Office of Drinking Water.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4] p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17620684M
OCLC/WorldCa54711218

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