Endocrine Disruptors and Pharmaceutically Active Chemicals in Drinking Water Workshop
Abstract: The workshop provided an overview of research and scientific findings to date, and addressed questions and concerns that may have an impact on the drinking water and wastewater communities. Plenary sessions included in-depth reviews of identification and occurrence of compounds, industry research and concerns, ecological and human health effects, regulatory activities, and international activities and perspectives of interest to water industry professionals. International in scope, the workshop attracted experts from municipal utilities, industry, academia, and government policy makers to discuss this emerging environmental health issue. The workshop was a first of its kind effort organized specifically for the drinking and waste water industry.
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