Environmental Protection Agency: National Primary Drinking Water Regulations: Stage 2 Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts Rule
GAO-06-350R: Jan 13, 2006
- Full Report:
GAO reviewed the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) new rule on national primary drinking water regulations. GAO found that (1) the rule provides for increased protection against the potential risks for cancer and reproductive and developmental health effects associated with disinfection byproducts; and (2) EPA complied with all applicable requirements in promulgating the rule.