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Civil Engineers Calling For Public Comment

June 25, 2004

The Environmental and Water Resources Institute (EWRI) of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) is calling for public comment on its Standard Practice for the Measurement of Oxygen Transfer Rate in Clean Water. ASCE will conduct a ballot period on the proposed revisions from August 1 to September 15, 2004.

The standard provides a blueprint for conducting measurements of the oxygen transfer rate in clean water. The public comment period is one of the final stages of ASCE’s consensus standards development process. The EWRI standards committee will review and address all comments submitted through the public ballot.

To obtain a copy of the public comment form and draft of the standard, send a written request, accompanied by a $10 check or money order made payable to EWRI, to the attention of Autumn Richter, EWRI Administrator, EWRI/ASCE, 1801 Alexander Bell Drive, Reston, VA 20191-4400. EWRI does not accept facsimile requests.

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