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CONCENTRATION MAXIMALE ACCEPTABLE [2 records]

Record 1 2006-10-18

English

Subject field(s)
  • Environmental Studies and Analyses
  • Hygiene and Health
  • Water Pollution
CONT

The maximum acceptable concentration (MAC) for trihalomethanes1 (THMs) in drinking water is 0.100 mg/L (100 ug/L) based on a locational running annual average of a minimum of quarterly samples taken at the point in the distribution system with the highest potential THM levels.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Études et analyses environnementales
  • Hygiène et santé
  • Pollution de l'eau
CONT

La concentration maximale acceptable (CMA) pour les trihalométhanes1 (THM) dans l'eau potable est de 0,100 mg/L (100 ug/L), sur la base d'une moyenne courante annuelle par emplacement calculée à l'aide d'échantillons au moins trimestriels prélevés au point du réseau de distribution susceptible de présenter les plus hautes concentrations de THM.

Spanish

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Record 2 1986-05-09

English

Subject field(s)
  • Anti-pollution Measures
  • Water Pollution

French

Domaine(s)
  • Mesures antipollution
  • Pollution de l'eau
DEF

Limite au-delà de laquelle un nombre significatif de consommateurs sont susceptibles de porter plainte contre la qualité de l'eau distribuée.

Spanish

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