September 11, 2002 -- Volume 3, No. 37 NEWS -- the premier newsletter for the drinking water quality industry.

This week's NEWS

Private-well water quality and protection is in focus in Iowa, Canada, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, and.......? AMWA calls for logic in "chemical security" it too much to expect? Even after 30 years, it's hard to learn to love salty water or brown water. Building a water treatment plant? Well, check the Ten-state standards a California legislator! Water associations have a short WICC on security of vulnerability assessments....send 'em to the White House! Perchlorate MCL mandate brings absolute clarity to the debate.......say what? Boiling water in and brain sandwiches, anyone?

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