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Drinking water

Drinking water

information on the quality of water found at community water systems and private wells : report to congressional requesters

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Published by GAO in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drinking water -- Contamination -- United States.,
  • Groundwater -- United States -- Quality.,
  • Wells -- Fouling -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDrinking water quality.
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. ;
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16306610M

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