Health Effects Criteria for Fresh Recreational Waters
|EPA Number: ||600184004|
|Date of Publication:||August, 1984|
|Audience||teachers, concerned citizens, industry|
A criterion for the quality of the bathing water, based upon swimming-associated gastrointestinal illness, was developed from data obtained during a multi-year freshwater epidemiological-microbiological research program conducted at bathing beaches near Erie, Pennsylvania and Tulsa, Oklahoma. More...