This Joint Australian/New Zealand Standard was prepared by Joint TechnicalCommittee EV/8, Methods for Examination of Waters. It was approved on behalf of the Council of Standards Australia on 31 December 1997 and on behalf of the Councilof Standards New Zealand on 9 February 1998. It was published on 5 April 1998.The following interests are represented on Committee EV/8:Australian Chamber of Commerce and IndustryAustralian Institute of Marine ScienceAustralian Water and Waste Water AssociationAustralian and New Zealand Environment and Conservation CouncilGriffith University, AustraliaMinerals Council of AustraliaNational Association of Testing Authorities, AustraliaNational Health and Medical Research Council, AustraliaPlastics and Chemicals Industry Association, AustraliaQueensland Health Scientiﬁc ServicesThe Royal Australian Chemical InstituteWater Ecoscience, Australia
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This Standard was issued in draft form for comment as DR 95408.
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