AWWA: SDWA Anniversary Cause to Celebrate, 'Renew Our Commitment' to Safe Water

American Water Works Assn.

AWWA CEO David LaFrance thanks water professionals nationwide for keeping water safe for drinking

Dec. 16, 2014, marked the 40th anniversary of the Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), which today includes regulations for more than 90 contaminants. American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) CEO David LaFrance issued the following statement to mark the occasion.

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December 18, 2014


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Gary Baxter is the general manager of The Pure Water Source Corp. (800.697.8739), a San Francisco, California, company specializing in the design and manufacture of new technologies for the water treatment industry.

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