Additional Resources and Bibliography

Water in the Diet:  
  
  • Cambell, Neil A.  Biology.  3rd Edition.  The Benjamin/Cummings Publishing Company, Inc., Redwood City, 1993, pp. 33, 49-51, 814-815, 104-105.

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  • Saltman, Paul; Gurin, Joel; Mothner, Ira.  The University of California San Diego Nutrition Book.  Little, Brown and Company, 1993.

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  • Moffet, David; Moffet, Stacia; Schauf, Charles.  Human Physiology.  2nd Edition.  Mosby, 1993.

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  • Ziegler, Ekhard; Filer, L.J.  Present Knowledge in Nutrition.  Seventh Edition.  ILSI Press, Washington, DC, 1996.
  • Inorganic Elements in Water:  
     

  • http://www.wqa.org/WQIS/wqb-nitrates.html
  • http://www.wqa.org/govt/arsenic-in-dw.html
  • http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/fcs/docs/he395.html
  • http://atsdr1.atsdr.cdc.gov:8080/ToxProfiles/phs8802.html
  • http://www.concentric.net/~compaid/chlrine2.htm
  • http://www.worldimage.com/multipure/contamin.htm

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  • Gray, Simon, and Trogler.  Braving the Elements.  University Science Books, Sausalito, 1995, pp. 71, 80-83, 85-86.

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  • Saltman, Paul; Gurin, Joel; Mothner, Ira.  The University of California San Diego Nutrition Book.  Little, Brown and Company, 1993.

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  • Moffet, David; Moffet, Stacia; Schauf, Charles.  Human Physiology.  2nd Edition.  Mosby, 1993.

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  • Ziegler, Ekhard; Filer, L.J.  Present Knowledge in Nutrition.  Seventh Edition.  ILSI Press, Washington, DC, 1996.
  • Microorganisms: 
     

  • http://www.excel.net/ametekwater/crypto.htm 
  • http://www.ladwp.com/water/quality/wq_giard.htm 
  • http://www.ladwp.com/water/quality/wq_crypt.htm 
  • http://www.wqa.org/WQIS/improve-wq-disinfect.html 
  • http://vm.cfsan.fda.gov/~mow/chap24.html 
  • http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/publications/brochures/cryptos.htm 
  • http://www.bach2music.com/crypto.htm 
  • http://www.nsf.org/ 
  • http://www.concentric.net/~compaid/cysts.htm 

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  • Hinds, Michael de Courcy.  "Milwaukee’s Water Suspected as Cause of Intestinal Illness"  New York Times.  V142, Apr 9, 1993, A10, col. 1, 14 col. in. 

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  • MacKenzie, et al.  "Massive Outbreak of Waterborne Cryptosporidium Infection in Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Recurrence of Illness and Risk of Secondary Transmission"  Clinical Infectious Diseases.  1995, Jul 21 (1): 57-62 

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    How is Water Purified?:
     
  • "Water-Supply." The Encyclopaedia Britannica. 9th Edition, Vol. XXIV, Adam and Charles Black, Edinburgh, 1875-89, pp. 402-410.

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  • Spiegler, K.S. Salt-Water Purification.  John Wiles & Sons, Inc., New York, 1962, pp. 34-35, 52, 54-55, 67-69, 71-73, 84-87, 100-101, 112-113.

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  • Girard, Richard and Phyllis Buell.  Chemistry: An Environmental Perspective.  Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, 1994, pp. 5, 142, 370-385.

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  • "Drinking-Water Treatment."  Civil Engineering.  July 1996, pp. 51-52.

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  • "Water from (gulp!) where?."  San Diego Union-Tribune.  Sunday, July 6, 1997, B-1.

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  • The American Water Works Association, Inc.  Water Quality and Treatment.  Third Edition.  McGraw-Hill Book Company, New York, 1971.

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  • American Society of Civil Engineers, American Water Works Association, Conference of State Sanitary Engineers.  Water Treatment Plant Design.  American Water Works Association, Inc., New York, 1969.
  • Tests Performed on Water: 
     

  • Water Quality: A Field Based Water Quality Testing and Monitoring Program for Middle Schools and High Schools.  San Diego Water Authority Education Department, pp. 39-77.
  • Bottled Water: 
      

  • http://hermes.ecn.purdue.edu:8001/cgi/convwqtest?/lw-19.il.ascii
  • http://www.obs-europa.de/obs/english/books/pg/pg202.htm
  • http://pasture.ecn.purdue.edu/~frankenb/bottle.html
  • http://www.epa.gov/
  • http://www.fda.gov/
  • http://www.sparkletts.com/mthvsfc.htm
  • http://www.cnr.berkeely.edu/departments/nut/html_docs/extension_docs/efr/efr5_51.html
  • http://www.execpc.com/~magnesum/waters.html

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  • Umino, Wendy.  "Bottled Water and Vended Water: Are consumers getting their money’s worth?"  Prepared by Assembly Office of Research, 1985

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  • Buell, Phyllis; Girard, James.  Chemistry—An Environmental Perspective.  Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1994.  Pp. 46-47, 215-216.

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  • Bosnak, Cynthia P.; Grosser, Zoe A., "The Analysis of Drinking Water and Bottled Water by Flame AA and GFAA"  Atomic Spectroscopy.  v17 (6), Nov/Dec 1996.  Pp. 218-224.

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  • Allen, Linda; Darby, Jeannie L.  "Quality control of bottled and vended water in California: a review and comparison to tap water."  Journal of Environmental Health.  v56, n8, Apr 1994: 17-22.

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  • "Making bottled water rules watertight"  Tufts University Diet and Nutrition Letter.  v13, n11, Jan 1996: 2

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  • McNeece, Erin.  "Is Your Drinking Water Safe?"  Saturday Evening Post.  v268, n5, Sept-Oct 1996: 62; Copyright 1996 Benjamin Franklin Literacy and Medical Society Inc.

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  • "New Bottled Water Standards"; FDA Consumer.  v3, n3, Apr 1996: 2

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  • Sullivan, R. Lee.  "Snob Water: Most ‘designer’ water has about the same minerals and purity as San Antonio tap water."  Forbes.  v156, n4, Aug 14, 1995: 192

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  • "What’s really in your bottled water?" USA Today (Mag).  v124, n2606, Nov 1995: 10

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     Politics: 
      
  • http://www.epa.gov/owow/cwa/history.htm 
  • http://www.pollutiononline.com/times/wilcher/safedrnkam.html 
  • http://majoritywhip.house.gov/dfiles/enviro/drinkingwater.htm 
  • http://www.r2d3.com/1st431.html   
  • http://www.idbsu.edu/sspa/efc/rced9440.txt 

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  • Remarks on clean water legislation (Pres. Bill Clinton speech), transcript.  Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents.  v31,n22, Jun 5, 1995: 921 

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  • Heads in the sand. (Congress’s water policy), editorial.  Commonweal.  v122, n12, Jun 16, 1995: 3 

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  • Adler, Robert.  "The Clean Water Act: Has it worked?"  EPA Journal. v20, n1-2, Summer, 1994: 10 

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  • Luther, Mark.  "President Clinton’s Clean Water Act Initiative: Costs and Benefits"  EPA Journal.  v20, n1-2, Summer 1994: 30 

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    Additional Sites: 
     
  • http://www.wqa.org/sites.html 
  • http://www.familygames.com/sciquiz/index.html 
  • http://www.worldimage.com/multipure/contamin.htm
  • http://www.thebook.com/healthywater/
  • http://ntserver.sbvmwd.dst.ca.us/Trivia.htm

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