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Title (Primary) Drinking water quality at risk: a European perspective
Title (Secondary) Atlas of ecosystem services : drivers, risks, and societal responses
Author Völker, J.; Borchardt, D.;
Publisher Schröter, M.; Bonn, A.; Klotz, S.; Seppelt, R.; Baessler, C.;
Year 2019
Department ASAM;
Language englisch;
POF III (all) T32;
Keywords Drinking water quality; Ecosystem service; Water pollution; Europe; Pesticides in drinking water
UFZ inventory Leipzig, Bibliothek, Hauptlesesaal, 00528047, 19-0075 DK: 575.858 Atl
Abstract Half of the drinking water consumed in Europe originates from groundwater resources and about one-third from surface waters. EU directives and national legislation should ensure that drinking water is safe and clean, and that drinking water resources will be protected sustainably against anthropogenic forces resulting from extraction, pollution, or inadequate drinking water infrastructures.
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Persistent UFZ Identifier http://www.ufz.de/index.php?en=20939&ufzPublicationIdentifier=21440
Völker, J., Borchardt, D. (2019):
Drinking water quality at risk: a European perspective
In: Schröter, M., Bonn, A., Klotz, S., Seppelt, R., Baessler, C. (eds.)
Atlas of ecosystem services : drivers, risks, and societal responses
Springer International Publishing, Cham, p. 205 - 210