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The Chlorine Revolution: Water Disinfection and the Fight to Save Lives

ISBN: 9781583219133
Author: Michael J. McGuire
Publisher: American Water Works Association
Publication date: 2014
AWWA catalog no: 20751-PE
Media Type: SOFTBOUND
Number of pages: 380

The chlorination of drinking water is accepted worldwide as an effective way to kill deadly pathogens, but at the turn of the 20th Century, adding chlorine to water was considered revolutionary - even heretical - by science, until a courageous physician proved it could be done.

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As featured on the PBS series "How We Got to Now"

Perhaps no other advancement of public health has been as significant. Yet, few know the intriguing story of a simple idea–disinfecting public water systems with chlorine–that in just 100 years has saved more lives than any other single health...

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