FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 20, 2000
Contact: Diane Thomas
Report to be Released
on Bacterial Pollution at Huntington Beach
(Santa Ana) - UC Irvine
researchers from the Henry Samueli School of Engineering
will release on January 21 the preliminary results of
a study aimed at finding the causes of bacterial pollution
in the water off Huntington Beach.
The study was funded by a grant from the National Water
Research Institute with matching support from the County
of Orange, the Orange County Sanitation District and the
cities of Costa Mesa, Fountain Valley, Huntington Beach
and Newport Beach.
The study was led by Dr. Stanley Grant, a professor in
the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering
and Materials Science, and by Dr. Brett Sanders, a professor
in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
Friday morning's meeting is open to the public.
Drs. Stanley Grant and Brett Sanders of UCI
Presentation of preliminary study results at Talbert
9 a.m., January 21
Basement Conference Room 10 - 300 North Flower,