Perception of drinking water in the Quebec City region (Canada): the influence of water quality and consumer location in the distribution system.

@article{Turgeon2004PerceptionOD,
  title={Perception of drinking water in the Quebec City region (Canada): the influence of water quality and consumer location in the distribution system.},
  author={Steve Turgeon and Manuel J. Rodr{\'i}guez and Marius Th{\'e}riault and Patrick Levallois},
  journal={Journal of environmental management},
  year={2004},
  volume={70 4},
  pages={363-73}
}
The purpose of every water utility is to provide consumers with drinking water that is aesthetically acceptable and presents no risk to public health. Several studies have been carried out to analyze people's perception and attitude about the drinking water coming from their water distribution systems. The goal of the present study is to investigate the influence of water quality and the geographic location of consumers within a distribution system on consumer perception of tap water. The study… CONTINUE READING