Drinking water system components Health effects
|Publication Date:||27 March 2007|
This Standard is intended to cover specific materials or
products that come into contact with drinking water, drinking water
treatment chemicals, or both. The focus of the Standard is
evaluation of contaminants or impurities imparted indirectly to
drinking water. The products and materials covered include, but are
not limited to, process media (carbon, sand, etc.), protective
materials (coatings, linings, liners, etc.), joining and sealing
materials (solvent cements, welding materials, gaskets, etc.),
pipes and related products (pipes, tanks, fittings, etc.),
mechanical devices used in treatment/transmissi
Point-of-use and point-of-entry drinking water treatment devices are not covered by the scope of this Standard.
Fire hydrants are not covered by the scope of this Standard.