Health Effects Assessment Summary Tables (HEAST)

The Annual Health Effects Summary Tables (HEAST) are for use at both Superfund and RCRA sites. It is maintained by the Environmental Protection Agencys Office of Superfund Remediation and Technology Innovation and provides a comprehensive listing of provisional risk assessment information relative to oral and inhalation routes of exposure for chemicals.

In the document listed below, slope factors were calculated by EPA to assist HEAST users with risk-related evaluations and decision-making at various stages of the remediation process.


U.S. EPA. Health Effects Assessment Summary Tables (HEAST). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C., 1997.

This download(s) is distributed solely for the purpose of pre-dissemination peer review under applicable information quality guidelines. It has not been formally disseminated by EPA. It does not represent and should not be construed to represent any Agency determination or policy.