WATER SUPPLY AND WASTE DISPOSAL SERIES: TERMINOLOGY STANDARDIZATION AND MICROBIOLOGY

INFECTIOUS MICROORGANISMS AND OTHER BIOLOGICAL ORGANISMS ARE INVOLVED IN MANY SEGMENTS OF THE REST AND RECREATION AREA PROBLEM OF WASTE DISPOSAL. DEFINITIONS USED THROUGHOUT THIS SERIES OF REPORTS HAVE BEEN STANDARDIZED IN THIS PUBLICATION. TERMINOLOGY HAS BEEN ADAPTED FOR COMPREHENSION BY ENGINEERS, ARCHITECTS, AND OTHER TECHNICAL PERSONNEL CONCERNED WITH PLANNING, DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION, AND MAINTENANCE OF REST AREAS. INFORMATION HAS BEEN PROVIDED ON THE LENGTH OF TIME DIFFERENT PATHOGENIC ORGANISMS CAN SURVIVE IN DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENTS SUCH AS WATER, FECES, GROUND SURFACE, UNDERGROUND, AND GARBAGE. SIMILAR INFORMATION IS GIVEN ON THOSE HELMINTH PARASITES OF MOST CONCERN. /AUTHOR/

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • VOL 1 51 PP
  • Corporate Authors:

    Federal Highway Administration

    1200 New Jersey Avenue, SE
    Washington, DC  USA  20590
  • Authors:
    • Parker, H W
  • Publication Date: 1971-11

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00205194
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 9 1972 12:00AM