Water quality is the determination of physical, chemical and biological characteristics of water. There are standards of water quality set for each of these three classes of attributes.The national standards for drinking water are developed by the federal government's Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). All municipal (public) water supplies must be measured against these standards.
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.
Last date updated on June, 2014