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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 160C: Home water treatment devices; definitions applicable to Secs. 160B to 160G

Section 160C. As used in this section and sections one hundred and sixty B to one hundred and sixty G, inclusive, the following terms shall, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise, have the following meanings:—

''Department'', the department of environmental protection.

''Home water treatment device'', any product that (a) is designed to alter the chemical, electro-chemical, or physical properties or characteristics of drinking water, and (b) is used, sold, leased, or rented for use on residential real property primarily for personal, family, or household purposes.

''Purchaser'', a person who purchases, leases or rents home water treatment devices.

''Seller'', a person who sells, leases, rents or promotes home water treatment devices.