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What can I do to prepare for Hurricane Isabel or other drinking water emergencies?
What information is available for citizens who want to help protect drinking water sources?
What is the "white stuff" that appears in a glass as ice cubes melt and where does it come from?
What can cause the tap water to be cloudy or milky?
What is included under the definition for human consumption?
What research has been done on the impact of pharmaceuticals in drinking water?
What temperature should I expect my cold water to be as it leaves the tap after running cold faucet for 30 seconds or more?
What types of materials should be used for a rain water collection system?
When I fill my bathtub with water, the water has a greenish tint. What causes this coloration in my water?
When setting Maximum Contaminant Levels (MCLs) and Maximum Contaminant Level Goals (MCLGs) does EPA assume a specific amount of water consumption?
When must PWSs comply with the Revised Total Coliform Rule (RTCR requirements?
When viewing MCLs, documents typically state something similar to "long-term exposure." Is there a specific amount of water consumed per day over a specific period of time that the statement represents?
Where does my drinking water come from?
Which agency has the authority to address drinking water complaints on trains and other interstate carrier conveyances (ICCs)?
Why are pharmaceuticals in drinking water becoming a problem now?
Why do I need to need to mix the medicine with something unpalatable before disgarding? Wouldn't it be easier to just throw it in the trash by itself?
Why do public water systems flush water mains?
Why is the Safe Drinking Water Hotline's 800 number listed if the Hotline cannot provide local water quality information?
Why shouldn't I flush or pour my expired prescription or over-the-counter medicine, vitamins or other supplements down the drain?