October 2, 2002 -- Volume 3, No. 40
safedrinkingwater.com NEWS -- the premier newsletter for the drinking water quality industry.

This week's NEWS

When are $0 billion and $265 billion in the same ballpark? When it's in the "gap"! Right-to-know in conflict with water security? Utility concerns may have a poster child. Desalination plant in Surf City gets health agency go-ahead. All you ever wanted to know about pfiesteria and...........aren't you glad it's not a drinking water issue! Science food-fights are fascinating....why not a TV show on water science? The Gov listens to the water folks........consumers are not well-served by more verbiage on sub-MCL levels. Hanford, CA would like to be a little smaller so EPA would talk to them about arsenic removal study.

Terrific New Job Reservoir Opportunities!

•  Regulatory Manager/Engineer (Washington, DC)
•  Water Utility Engineering Technician (San Bernardino, CA)
•  Water Utility Project Engineer (San Bernadino, CA)
•  Program Administrator (Safety) (San Jose, CA)
•  Water Resource Manager (Atlanta, GA)
•  Water Resource Engineer (Boca Raton, FL)
•  Water Treatment Technician II (Denver, CO)
•  Your Job Here! -- Now sent to more than 5200 subscribers!

** Many more jobs and resumes on the Job Reservoir website **

Federal Update


Water Contamination

MEC DBP Control Services

Quality services that ensure safe drinking water -- McGuire Environmental Consultants, Inc. McGuire Environmental Consultants, Inc. (MEC) is a leader in assisting utilities with disinfection by-product (DBP) control efforts, including evaluating alternative strategies for DBP compliance, predicting DBP occurrence in distribution systems, and assessing trade-offs in DBP control with other water quality objectives. MEC has also provided technical leadership in the development of the Stage 1 and 2 Disinfectants and Disinfection ByProducts Rules (D/DBPR), and has a profound knowledge of the regulatory and treatment arena.

For more information on these services, please contact Nicole Graziano at either ngraziano@mcguireinc.com or visit mcguireinc.com/dbpcontrol.






Radioactive Waste


Bottled Water




Please visit our partner
National Groundwater Association
The mission of NGWA is to enhance the skills and credibility of all ground water professionals, develop and exchange industry knowledge and promote the ground water industry and understanding of ground water resources.

You can visit the NGWA website at: http://www.ngwa.org/
Daily Water Resource Newsletters
For those readers who have an interest in water resources, we recommend that you subscribe to Ken Harlow's SoCal Water Resources News. Its focus is mainly on Southern California but it also covers state-wide issues and sometimes a bit beyond.

For free subscription to this or other regional newsletters from Brown and Caldwell, please visit the following website:

Relevant Links
For Water Utility Web Design Services, please visit the following address:

To post a job on Job Reservoir, please visit the following address:

For feedback or a news story suggestion, please visit the following address:

To recommend safedrinkingwater.com NEWS to a colleague, please visit the following address:

For e-mail delivery problems, please send an e-mail to info@safedrinkingwater.com.

To view the staff for safedrinkingwater.com NEWS, please visit the following address:

To subscribe to safedrinkingwater.com NEWS, please visit the following address:

Copyright © 2000-2002 safedrinkingwater.com NEWS
Subscribe Recommend safedrinkingwater.com NEWS Search safedrinkingwater.com NEWS safedrinkingwater.com NEWS home page Offer feedback for safedrinkingwater.com NEWS View the safedrinkingwater.com NEWS archives