The Blue Death: the Past, Present and Future of Drinking Water and Health
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Morris will present a history of waterborne diseases, beginning with the outbreak investigation of the cholera pandemic in England in the 1850s. He moves on to discuss problems in mdern public water supplies, including water treatment using chlorine.
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