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Australian drinking water guidelines, 1996 / National Health and Medical Research Council, Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand.
Title:
Australian drinking water guidelines, 1996 / National Health and Medical Research Council, Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand.
Author:
National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia)

Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand.
ISBN:
9780642244635
Publication Information:
[Canberra] : [National Health and Medical Research Council] : [Agriculture and Resource Management Council of Australia and New Zealand], [1996]
Physical Description:
1 volumes (various pagings), 1 col. plate ; 32 cm.
Series:
National water quality management strategy, 6

National water quality management strategy ; 6.
General Note:
Loose-leaf.
Contents:
Part I. Overview -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Microbiological quality of drinking water -- 3. Physical and chemical quality of drinking water -- 4. Radiological quality of drinking water -- 5. System management -- 6. System performance -- 7. Small water supplies -- Summary of guidelines -- Part II. Fact sheets -- Micro-organisms -- Bacteria -- 1. Aeromonas -- 2. Campylobacter -- 3. Coliforms including thermotolerant coliforms -- 4. Escherichia coli -- 5. Klebsiella -- 6. Legionella -- 7. Mycobacterium -- 9. Salmonella -- 10. Shigella -- 11. Vibrio -- 12. Yersinia -- Protozoa -- 13. Acanthamoeba -- 14. Cryptosporidium species -- 15. Giardia -- 16. Naegleria fowleri -- Toxic algae -- 17. Cyanobateria -- Viruses -- 18. Adenovirus -- 19. Enteroviruses -- 20. Hepatitis viruses -- 21. Norwalk Virus -- 22. Rotavirus, para-rotaviruses and reivorus (reoviridae) -- Physical characteristics -- 23. Dissolved oxygen -- 24. Hardness -- 25. pH -- 26. Taste and odour -- 27. Temperature -- 28. Total dissolved solids -- 29. True colour -- 30. Turbidity -- Radionuclides.

31. Radium-226 and radium-228 -- 32. Radon-222 -- 33. Uranium -- 34. Other beta- and gamma-emitting radioisotopies -- Inorganic chemicals -- 35. Aluminium -- 36. Ammonia -- 37. Antimony -- 38. Arsenic -- 39. Absestos -- 40. Barium -- 41. Beryllium -- 42. Boron -- 43. Bromate -- 44. Cadmium -- 45. Chloride -- 46. Chlorine -- 47. Chlorine dioxide, chlorite, chlorate -- 48. Chromium -- 49. Copper -- 50. Cyanide -- 51. Fluoride -- 52. Hydrogen sulfide, sulfide -- 53. Iodine, iodide -- 54. Iron -- 55. Lead -- 56. Manganese -- 57. Mercury -- 58. Molybdenum -- 59. Monochloramine -- 60. Nickel -- 61. Nitrate and nitrite -- 62. Selenium -- 63. Silver -- 64. Sodium -- 65. Sulfate -- 66. Tin -- 67. Zinc -- Organic disinfection by-products -- 68. Chlorinated furanones: 3-chloro-4-(dichloromethyl)-5-hydroxy-2(5h)-furanone (MX) -- 69. Chloroacetic acids: chloroacetic acid, dichloroacetic acid (DCA), trichloroacetic acid (TCA) --

70. Chloroketones: 1,1-dichloropropanone (dichloroacetone), 1,3-dichloropropanone, 1,1,1-trichloropropanone (trichloroacetone), 1,1,3-trichloropropanone -- 71. Chlorophenols: 2-chlorophenol, 2,4-dichlorophenol, 2.4.6-trichlorophenol -- 72. Chloropicrin -- 73. Cyanogen chloride -- 74. Formaldehyde -- 75. Haloacetonitriles: dichloroecetonitrile, trichloroacetonitrile, dibromoacetonitrile, bromochloroacetonitrile -- 76. Trichloroacetaldehyde (chloral hydrate) -- 77. Trihalomethanes (THMs): trichloromethane (chloroform), bromodichloromethane, dibromochloromethane, tribromomethane (bromoform) -- Other organic compounds -- 78. Acrylamide -- 79. Benzene -- 80. Carbon tetrachlordie -- 81. Chlorobenzene -- 82. Dichlorobenzenes: 1,2-dichlorobenzene (1,2-DCB), 1,3-dichlorobenzene (1,3-DCB), 1,4-dichlorobenzene (1,4-DCB) -- 83. Dichloroethanes: 1,1-dichloroethane, 1,2-dichloroethane.

84. Dichloroethenes: 1,1-dichloroethene (1,1-DCE), 1,2-dichloroethene (1,2, -DCE) -- 85. Dichloromethane (methylene chloride) -- 86. Epichlorohydrin -- 87. Ethylbenzene -- 88. Ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid (EDTA) -- 89. Hexachlorobutadiene -- 90. Nitrilotriacetic acid (NTA) -- 91. Organotins: dialkytins, tributyltin oxide -- 92. Plasticisers: di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP), di(2-ethylhexy) adipate (DEHA) -- 93. Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) -- 94. Styrene (vinylebenzene) -- 95. Tetrachloroethene (also known as tetrachloroethylene or perchloroethylene) -- 96. Toluene -- 97. Trichlorobenzenes: 1,2,3-trichlorobenzene (1,2,3-TCB), 1,2,4-trichlorobenzene (1,2,4-TCB), 1,3,5-trichlorobenzene (1,3,5-TCB) -- 98. 1,1,1-trichloroethane -- 99. Trichloroethylene (TCE) -- 100. Vinyl chloride -- 101. Xylenes -- Pesticides -- 102. Aldrin and dieldrin -- 103. Atrazine -- 104. Chlordane -- 105. 2,4-D -- 106. DDT and its derivatives -- 107. Heptachlor and heptachlor epoxide -- 108. Lindane.