EPA Science Inventory

Pilot Survey of Levels of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-P-Dioxins (PCDDS), Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans (PCDFS), Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCB) and Mercury in Rural Soils of the U.S.

Citation:

U.S. EPA. Pilot Survey of Levels of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-P-Dioxins (PCDDS), Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans (PCDFS), Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCB) and Mercury in Rural Soils of the U.S. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-05/043F, 2007.

Description:

EPA has released a final report entitled, Pilot Survey of Levels of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins, Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans, Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Mercury in Rural Soils of the United States. The survey measured levels of dioxins, PCBs and mercury in soil at 27 sites in rural/remote areas distributed across the country.

Purpose/Objective:

This survey measured levels of dioxins, PCBs and mercury in soil at 27 sites in rural/remote areas distributed across the country.

URLs/Downloads:

Appendices A to K   (PDF,192 pp, 8287 KB,  about PDF)

APPENDIX L: PAIRED AIR/SOIL CONGENER PROFILES   (PDF,51 pp, 12336 KB,  about PDF)

Pilot Survey of Levels of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins, Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans, Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Mercury in Rural Soils of the United States   (PDF,67 pp, 3756 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (REPORT)
Start Date: 04/05/2007
Record Last Revised: 10/18/2012
Record Created: 03/23/2006
Record Released: 03/23/2007
Record ID: 150944

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT

WASHINGTON DC

EXPOSURE ANALYSIS AND RISK CHARACTERIZATION GROUP