Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-111).
|Statement||prepared by Grantley W. Pyke ... [et al.] ; jointly sponsored by Awwa Research Foundation and Water Environment Research Foundation.|
|Contributions||Pyke, Grantley W., AWWA Research Foundation., Water Environment Research Foundation.|
|LC Classifications||TD365 .I48 2003|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxiii, 114 p. :|
|Number of Pages||114|
|LC Control Number||2004297232|
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