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3Ts for Reducing Lead in Drinking Water in Schools: Revised Technical Guidance 816-B-05-008 10/01/2006 Recommended reference EPA.
A small systems guide to the Total Coliform Rule: Monitoring drinking water to protect public health 816-R-01-017A 06/01/2001 Recommended reference EPA
Advertencia a los clientes de agua potable 331-259-6 05/01/2010
Advertencia de Salud Pública: Coliforme 331-179s 10/01/2008 Available in English
Arsenic and Your Private Well 334-156 06/01/2008
Arsenic in Drinking Water 331-167 05/01/2011
Coliform Bacteria and Drinking Water 331-181 08/01/2011
Coliform Distribution System Sampling Procedure 331-225 09/01/2011
Coliform Information Packet 331-258 11/01/2007
Coliform Information Packet: Instructions for use by water systems 331-258-1 06/01/2011
Coliform Public Health Advisory Packet 331-260 03/01/2011
Coliform Public Health Advisory Packet: Instructions for use by water systems 331-260-1 03/01/2011
Covenants for public water supply protection 331-048 03/01/2007
Cross connections can create health hazards Brochure #2 06/01/2003 Recommended reference from the American Water Works Association.
Cross-connection control manual 816-R-03-002 02/01/2003 Recommended reference EPA
Directrices del suministro de agua de emergencia para los servicios de alimentación 331-182s 04/01/2014 Available in English
Distribution of Elevated Nitrate Concentrations in Ground Water in Washington State 2008–3063 08/01/2008 Recommended reference from USGS
Do not drink: Contaminated water 331-265 06/01/2004
Do not drink: Water contaminated with Nitrate 331-266 06/01/2004
Drinking Water After-Hours Emergency Hotline 331-133 01/01/2010
Electronic reporting of drinking water quality monitoring results 331-289 08/01/2005
Emergency Disinfection of Small Systems 331-242 01/01/2011
Emergency Water Supply Guidelines for Food Service Establishments 331-182 04/01/2014 This document is also available online in Spanish.
Follow-up to an Unsatisfactory Coliform Sample 331-187 07/01/2013
Groundwater Rule: Source Water Sample Taps 331-436 07/01/2010
Help protect your drinking water from contamination Brochure #4 06/01/2003 Recommended reference from the American Water Works Association.
How to complete a Coliform Lab Slip 331-247 06/01/2011
Lawn irrigation systems and backflow prevention Brochure #3 06/01/2003 Recommended reference from American Water Works Association.
Lead and Copper Monitoring 331-111 12/01/2009
Lead in Drinking Water 331-177 12/01/2009
Lead in School Drinking Water 331-255 05/01/2011
News Release Template - Announcing Nitrate Advisory 331-259-3 05/01/2010
News Release Template - Cancel Nitrate Advisory 331-259-4 05/01/2010
News Release Template: Boil Water Advisory 331-260-2 03/01/2011
News Release Template: Rescinding Boil Water Advisory 331-260-3 03/01/2011
Nitrate Door Hanger Public Notice 331-259-2 05/01/2010
Nitrate in Drinking Water 331-214 06/01/2010 Disponible en Español
Nitrate Public Health Advisory Packet: Instructions for use by water systems 331-259-1 05/01/2010
Nitratos en el agua potable 331-214s 05/01/2012 Available in English
Preparing a Coliform Monitoring Plan: For large or multiple-source systems 331-036 04/01/2013
Preparing a Coliform Monitoring Plan: For systems with one supply source 331-240 08/01/2013
Private Well Water: Coliform Bacteria and Nitrate Information for Private Well Users 333-171 05/01/2010 Disponible en Español
Private wells: Information for owners 331-349 06/01/2010 Disponible en Español Produced with Department of Ecology.
Procedimiento de Muestreo de Bacterias Coliformes en el Sistema de Distribución de Agua 331-225-S 07/01/2012
Public Health Advisory: Coliform 331-179 10/01/2008 Disponible en Español
Radionuclides in drinking water 331-056 06/01/2011
Residential fire sprinkler systems and backflow prevention Brochure #1 06/01/2005 Recommended reference from the American Water Works Association.
Routine Coliform Monitoring Requirements 331-205 10/01/2010
School Lead Testing Results from 2005 Grant Program 331-326 11/01/2005
Surface Water Treatment Rule 331-085 09/01/1995 We created this electronic copy from the original 1995 version. Although it looks different, the content is the same.
Talking to your customers about chronic contaminants in drinking water 816-F-07-022 10/01/2007 Recommended reference EPA.
Testing for lead in school drinking water systems 331-261 10/01/2006
The Reduction of Lead in Drinking Water Act 331-473 05/01/2013
Treatment of Drinking Water for Emergency Use 331-115 10/01/2001 Note: Some publications recommend boiling the water for 3 to 5 minutes. We recommend customers bring their drinking water to a rolling boil for one minute.
Troubleshooting Checklist for Coliform Contamination 331-180 08/01/2010
Types of Coliform Violations for Group A Public Water Systems 331-206 01/01/2011
Volatile Organic Compounds in the Nation's Ground Water and Drinking-Water Supply Wells Circular 1292 04/01/2006 Recommended reference U.S. Geological Service
Warning to Drinking Water Customers 331-259-5 05/01/2010
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