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Document ID (ISN)40404
CIS number 83-1745
Year 1981
Convention or series no. TGL 30 461
Author(s)
Ministry for Environmental Protection and Water Supply (Ministerium fŘr Umweltschutz und Wasserwirtschaft)
Title Water supply systems [German Democratic Republic]
Original title Wasserversorgungsanlagen [in German]
Bibliographic information Staatsverlag der DDR, Bereich Standardversand, Postfach 1068, 7010 Leipzig, German Democratic Republic, March 1981. 7p.
Abstract This standard lays down safety requirements for the operation of water treatment and distribution systems. Sections are devoted to: cleaning, visibility, safety signs, prevention of drowning, access to reservoirs and wells, use of harmful substances, piping systems for liquids, installations for chlorine, ammonia and fluorides, noise and electricity. Also covered are safety and fire-prevention procedures: bad weather, operating instructions, permits to work (a model form is given in an appendix), prevention of unintentional water inflow when working in reservoirs, work on pressurised equipment, use of chemicals, checking tank and well atmospheres before entry. List of relevant regulations and standards in force in the German Democratic Republic.
Descriptors (primary) water treatment; public water supply; water and sanitation services; German Democratic Republic
Descriptors (secondary) standard
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceGerman Democratic Republic
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Water and sanitation services