Plain Talk About Drinking Water

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Written in a familiar question and answer format, the book answers 231 questions about drinking water: contaminants (including atrazine and pharmaceuticals), tastes and odors, climate change, chlorine and fluoride, lead in water pipes, bottled water, home treatment devices, water conservation, federal regulations ... and many others

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The familiar question-and-answer format makes Plain Talk About Drinking Water an easy-to-comprehend reference for consumers or anyone with an interest in drinking water. The book is used extensively by school teachers, college professors, news media, environmental protection groups, water district officials, hospitals, doctor's offices, public libraries, and community resource centers. Why? Because they trust Plain Talk About Drinking Water for unbiased, factual information.

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Plain Talk About Drinking Water is based on the work of Dr. James M. Symons. Dr. Symons has written more than 100 technical articles on drinking water and related subjects. He has received numerous national awards for his research and publications. In addition to serving as the Cullen Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering, University of Houston (retired), Dr. Symons is a member of the National Academy of Engineering, a diplomate of the American Academy of Environmental Engineers, and a lifetime member of the American Water Works Association.

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