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A brief presentation is given of the guiding principles of Community action in the protection of water resources. Comments are made regarding the transfer of EEC Directive 80/778 on drinking water into the national legislation of member states. The difficulties which arise in the practical application of the Directive are discussed and some recommendations are made for a review and/or an improved definition of some of the parameters established in the appendices to the Directive.

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Authors: PREMAZZI G, JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: Controllo della Qualità dell'Acqua Potabile, Milano (IT), Nov. 6, 1991
Availability: Available from (1) as Paper IT 36529 ORA
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