Health Significance of Bacteria in Distribution Systems – Review of Literature for 1995- 1997
ISBN: 1 84057 130 6
Examines new evidence on the health significance of heterotrophic bacteria within distribution system published between 1995 and 1997. Discusses new pathogens, new waterborne diseases and summarises many recent outbreaks of waterborne infection in England and Wales, USA and world- wide. There is no new evidence of disease attributed to heterotrophic bacteria in water distribution systems.