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Main Title Remediating ground water and soil contamination : are science, policy and public perception compatible? : report on a colloquium sponsored by the Water Science and Technology Board /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Conway, Richard A.
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 1989
OCLC Number 52638038
Subjects Groundwater--Pollution ; Soil remediation ; Agua, Abastecimiento de--Congresos ; Contaminaci on de suelos--Congresos
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  TD429.G76 1989 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 07/18/2003
Collation x, 287 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
"Colloquium 5 of a series." Steering committee chairman: Richard A. Conway. Includes bibliographies.
Contents Notes
Overview / Richard A. Conway -- Keynote address : ground water and soil remediation, conflicts and opportunities / Robert H. Harris -- Scientific limits to remediation of contaminated soils and ground water / Perry L. McCarty -- What needs to be done : a policy perspective on ground water and soil remediation / Glen D. Anderson -- Characterization of the distribution and behavior of contaminants in the subsurface / Douglas M. Mackay -- Tools and resources available : policy issues / Glenn Paulson -- Current practices and applications of ground water and soil contamination-remediation : successes and failures / Larry W. Canter -- Policy aspects of current practices and applications / Stephen R. Wassersug and Christopher J. Corbett. How scientists make decisions about ground water and soil remediation / William A. Wallace and David R. Lincoln -- Decisions based on public policies and perceptions / Rena I. Steinzor -- Applying new technologies : a scientific perspective / Douglas C. Downey -- Policy improvements to encourage soil and ground water remediation / Marcia E. Williams -- Making science, policy, and public perception compatible : a legal-policy summary / William J. Walsh.