About the Authors
- Paul R. Hunter
- School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, United Kingdom
- Alan M. MacDonald
- British Geological Survey, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
- Richard C. Carter
- WaterAid, London, United Kingdom
PRH is chair of the board of directors of the Institute of Public Health and Water Research, Texas A & M University; chairs the science advisory council for Suez Environment; and has done consultancy work for Danone bevarages. Neither of the other two authors have any competing interests to declare.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: PRH AMM RCC. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: PRH AMM RCC. Analyzed the data: AMM. Wrote the first draft of the paper: PRH. Contributed to the writing of the paper: PRH AMM RCC. Participated in co-author meetings to agree on structure and content of paper; drafted sections of the paper under senior authorship of PRH.