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Publication Citation: Building Plumbing System Decontamination - First Report on Recommendations

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Author(s): Stephen J. Treado; Mark A. Kedzierski; Stephanie S. Watson; Nicos Martys; Kenneth D. Cole;
Title: Building Plumbing System Decontamination - First Report on Recommendations
Published: September 06, 2009
Abstract: This report summarizes the measurement results and recommended procedures for responding to building plumbing system contamination incidents and restoring the water system to safe operation. The recommendations are based on analysis of the results of a measurement and modelling research project investigated contamination and decontamination issues related to building plumbing systems.
Citation: NIST TN - 1652
Pages: 58 pp.
Keywords: contamination, decontamination, flushing, piping, plumbing, water supply
Research Areas: Building and Fire Research
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