Screening South African Drinking-Waters for Organic Substances Hazardous to Health

  • J. F. J. van Rensburg
  • A. J. Hassett
Part of the Environmental Science Research book series (ESRH, volume 16)


When screening water supplies for organic pollutants which may be hazardous to health, the choice of analytical techniques is determined by their adaptability to routine use. Important considerations are simplicity, use of automated or semi-automated equipment and economic factors such as high sample throughput per man hour and low sampling and sample preparation costs.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. F. J. van Rensburg
    • 1
  • A. J. Hassett
    • 1
  1. 1.National Institute for Water Research of the Council for Scientific and Industrial ResearchPretoriaSouth Africa

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