1 edition of Water quality standards for the 21st century found in the catalog.
Water quality standards for the 21st century
by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water in Washington, D.C
Written in English
|Contributions||Flock, Gretchen H.|
|LC Classifications||TD223 .W325 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||vii, 263 p. :|
|Number of Pages||263|
Through a collection of eleven essays by Gleick, Christian-Smith, and a team of Institute researchers and independent collaborators, the book describes the many challenges the country faces in terms of water use and water quality, and offers corresponding policy solutions suited for . WATER QUALITY FOR THE 21st CENTURY OCTOBER NEW MEXICO WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH INSTITUTE Dennis McQuillan earned a B.S. degree in geology from the University of New Mexico and has more than 27 years of professional experience in the environmental field, both as a regulator for the New Mexico Environment Department and as a.
The new technologies that are available to manage the quality of our water supplies are discussed in this chapter, and it is envisioned that some of these have the potential for global deployment that as part of a worldwide population stabilization progam will suceed in ensuring the presence of drinking water for centuries to : H. S. Weinberg. 2. Challenges of the 21st Century. Efforts of the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to address environmental degradation over the last 40 years have had some marked successes, including reductions in particulate and sulfur air pollution, reductions in industrial .
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and member of the Board of Directors for. The Water Quality Standards Program operates under Section of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (Clean Water Act), (33 U.S.C. (c)). The current regulations (40 CFR ) implementing this section of the CWA were published on November 8, (48 FR ).
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