DPH: Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)

Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs)

The Drinking Water Section of the Connecticut Department of Public Health is working with our partners, including the Connecticut Section of the American Water Works Association, US Environmental Protection Agency, water utilities, and other states to develop a strategy for assessing, mitigating, and effectively treating for Harmful Algal Blooms in drinking water. Please check this page frequently as new information and publications will be available in the coming months.

CT Department of Public Health Fact Sheet - Harmful Algal Blooms and Drinking Water: For Connecticut Consumers
American Water Works Association and Water Research Foundation - A Water Utility Manager’s Guide to Cyanotoxins
Environmental Protection Agency - CyanoHABs Cyanobacterial Harmful Algal Blooms
World Health Organization - Management of Cyanobacteria in Drinking-Water Supplies:  Information for regulators and water suppliers

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