Safe drinking water and recreational water are vital for public health.
This section looks at safe drinking water, water fluoridation and the issue of preventing and controlling potential public health impacts from microorganisms that can cause human illness in aquatic facilities (swimming pools).
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Safe drinking water
Access to safe, good quality drinking water is fundamental to community and individual health and wellbeing.
The difference between access to fluoridated and non-fluoridated drinking water leads to differences in oral health outcomes.
Reviewed 05 February 2020