Water talk : drinking water screening values : perfluoroalkylated substances.: H144-47/2017E-PDF

"Perfluoroalkylated substances (PFAS) are synthetic chemicals, the most common being perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA). Health Canada's drinking water screening values (DWSV) are provided as guidance, and apply to water intended for human consumption. Health Canada has developed screening values for a number of PFAS at the request of several jurisdictions”--P. [1], 2.

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Department/Agency Canada. Health Canada.
Title Water talk : drinking water screening values : perfluoroalkylated substances.
Variant title Drinking water screening values : perfluoroalkylated substances
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Issued also in French under title: Parlons d'eau : valeurs préliminaires - substances perfluoroalkyliques dans l'eau potable.
Caption title.
Publishing information [Ottawa] : Health Canada, c2017.
Description 3 p.
ISBN 978-0-660-20395-9
Catalogue number
  • H144-47/2017E-PDF
Departmental catalogue number 170248
Subject terms Drinking water
Water quality
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