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Author Fawell, John
Title Water Contamination Emergencies : Can We Cope?
Imprint Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry, 2004
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (186 pages)
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Note Water Contamination Emergencies Can We Cope? -- Contents -- Opening Address to the Water Contamination Emergencies: Can We Cope? -- The City of Milwaukee Cryptosporidium Outbreak: What Really Happened and How Vulnerable are We? -- The WEM Incident -- The Hungerford Fish Mortality -- The Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreak 2001 -- Burnscrooks Diesel Incident -- Problems, Perceptions and Perfection - The Role of the Drinking Water Inspectorate in Water Quality Incidents and Emergencies -- Dealing with Company, Public and Media Perception -- Water Related Chemical Incidents and their Toxicological Management -- Water and Public Health -- Environment Agency Analysis Overview on Contamination Monitoring -- Contamination Monitoring: Screening vs Targeted Analysis -- Field Laboratory Analysis for Detection of Unknown Deliberately Released Contaminants -- Microbiological Analysis: How Soon Can We Have the Results? -- Rapid Toxkit Microbiotests for Water Contamination Emergencies -- Overview of Handling Emergencies: Some Cautionary Tales -- Radiological Issues -- Communications -- Testing The System - Exercise is Good For You! -- Can We Cope? -- Summary of Workshop Outputs -- Subject Index
A welcome review of lessons learnt in the past and an identification of ways in which to improve response in the future
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Fawell, John Water Contamination Emergencies : Can We Cope? Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry,c2004 9780854046287
Subject Water -- Pollution -- Congresses
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Alt Author Anderson, R
Huffman, D E
Furness, Martin
Brighty, Geoff C
Bateman, Geoff
Jackson, Claire
Scott, Mark R
Murray, V S G
Clapham, D
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