Technologies and Costs for the Removal of Nitrates and Nitrites from Potable Water Supplies.
This document identifies technologies that might be used by community water systems in achieving compliance with the National Primary Drinking Water Regulations. The technologies available to a community searching for the most economical and effective means to reduce nitrate and/or nitrite concentrations from water include modification of existing treatment systems, installation of new systems and the selection of other water sources, such as bottled water, regionalization, or alternative raw water sources.
|Office of Drinking Water|
|Criteria and Standards Division|
|Office of Science and Technology|
|V. J. Ciccone & Associates, Inc.|