Water Pollution Control

  1. W.C. Ackermann
  1. Bernard B. Berger1 and
  2. Leonard B. Dworsky2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/SP006p0018

Hydrospheric Sciences in America: A Bicentennial Review

Hydrospheric Sciences in America: A Bicentennial Review

How to Cite

Berger, B. B. and Dworsky, L. B. (1976) Water Pollution Control, in Hydrospheric Sciences in America: A Bicentennial Review (ed W.C. Ackermann), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/SP006p0018

Author Information

  1. 1

    Water Resources Research Center and Professor of Civil Engineering at the Univeristy of Massachusetts, Amherst

  2. 2

    Civil and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1976

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118637449

Online ISBN: 9781118668641

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Keywords:

  • Environmental Protection Agency (EPA);
  • National Water Pollution Control Program: 1948-1972;
  • Nonpoint sources of waste;
  • Polychlorinated biphenols (PCB);
  • Public Works Administration (PWA);
  • Science and public policy: 1900-1919;
  • Water pollution control

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Evolution of Water Pollution Control Programs and Policies [Dworsky, 1971]

  • Advances in Water Pollution Control Sciences

  • Unmet Major Issues