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NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was approved by the Governing Board of the National Research Council, whose members are drawn from the councils of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine. The members of the committee responsible for the report were chosen for their special competencies and with regard for appropriate balance.

Support for this project was provided by the American Water Works Association Research Foundation, County Sanitation Districts of Los Angeles County, National Water Research Institute, Phoenix Water Services Department, San Diego County Water Authority, U.S. Bureau of Reclamation under grant nos. 1425-6-FG-81-07010 and 1425-6-FG-3000740, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under cooperative agreement no. CX 82434001-0, and Water Environment Research Foundation.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Issues in potable reuse: the viability of augmenting drinking water supplies with reclaimed water / Committee to Evaluate the Viability of Augmenting Potable Water Supplies With Reclaimed Water, Water Science and Technology Board, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources, National Research Council.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0-309-06416-3

1. Water reuse. 2. Drinking water. I. National Research Council (U.S.). Committee to Evaluate the Viability of Augmenting Potable Water Supplies with Reclaimed Water.

TD429 .184 199 98-19686

363.6'1—ddc21

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Cover art by Y. David Chung. Chung is a graduate of the Corcoran School of Art in Washington, D.C. He has exhibited his work throughout the country, including at the Whitney Museum in New York, the Washington Project for the Arts in Washington, D.C., and the Williams College Museum of Art in Williamstown, Massachusetts.

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