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Table 3 Criteria for evaluation of water quality

From: Development of risk maps to minimize uranium exposures in the Navajo Churchrock mining district

USE Comparison Criteria
Drinking or Cooking NNEPA and USEPA Maximum Contaminant Levels
Livestock Watering New Mexico Guide M-112, Water Quality for Livestock and Poultry
Other Domestic Use USEPA Secondary Drinking Water Standards, and overall water chemistry including salinity, TDS, pH, and aesthetic properties