Is risk associated with drinking water in Australia of significant concern to justify mandatory regulation?

@article{McKay2001IsRA,
  title={Is risk associated with drinking water in Australia of significant concern to justify mandatory regulation?},
  author={Jennifer McKay and Antje M{\"o}ller},
  journal={Environmental management},
  year={2001},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={469-81}
}
Presently in Australia there are no mandatory drinking water standards. Here we argue that the risk associated with drinking water in Australia is of a dimension discernible to warrant mandatory regulations. The catchments that supply the major metropolitan areas of Sydney and Adelaide, and the groundwater for the city of Perth have been seriously… CONTINUE READING