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Creating a bureau of water pollution control in the bureau of the Public Health Service.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rivers and Harbors

Creating a bureau of water pollution control in the bureau of the Public Health Service.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Rivers and Harbors

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Public Health Service,
  • Water -- Pollution,
  • Pollution

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCreating Division of Water Pollution Control in Public Health Service
    SeriesH.rp.518
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination7 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16187175M

      Drinking water quality has a major influence on public health. Even in the United States, clean water is not always assured. About million households in the United States obtain drinking water from private wells, while others obtain their drinking water from local springs, livestock water tanks, or from rainwater captured in cisterns. Water pollution is any contamination of water with chemicals or other foreign substances that are detrimental to human, plant, or animal health. Worldwide, nearly 2 billion people drink contaminated water that could be harmful to their health.

    Public Health Service for prompt determination of radioactive fallout from weapons tests. Federal Water Pollution Control Act and Accelerated Public Works Act grants for construction of sewage treatment works totaled more than $2,, this year. First public health Family Planning Clinic - Williamson County Health Department. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention & Association of Schools of Public Health. “Southwest Center for Public Health Preparedness”. $, (Training), October – September Co-Principal Investigator. Education and training in public health workforce preparedness for bioterrorism, emerging infectious diseases, and other.

    General Records of the Public Health Service and its Predecessors History: Established in the Department of the Treasury as the Marine Hospital Service under provisions of an act of J (1 Stat. ), authorizing marine hospitals for the care of American merchant seamen. Centralized direction dates from appointment of.   The Water Quality Act, October 2, , established the Federal Water Pollution Control Administration, elevating a Public Health Service division to agency level. Also during , the Secretary ordered internal reorganizations of the Social Security Administration and the Office of Education to improve their administration of programs.


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