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Main Title National Workshop on Radioactivity in Drinking Water : committee issue papers /
Author Cothern, C. Richard.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Cothern, C. Richard.
CORP Author National Workshop on Radioactivity in Drinking Water.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1985
Report Number EPA 570-9-85-002
Stock Number PB85-180883
OCLC Number 41364413
Subjects Radioactive pollution of water--United States--Congresses
Additional Subjects Potable water ; Radioactivity ; Meetings ; Regulations ; Radiation protection ; Radiation hazards ; Radiation effects ; Water supplies ; Radioactive contaminants ; Malignant neoplasms ; Metabolism ; Uranium ; Radium ; Policies ; Recommendations ; Radon 222 ; Proceedings ; Cancer ; Health hazards
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ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 570-9-85-002 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
NTIS  PB85-180883 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) ; 28 cm.
The proceedings of the National Workshop on Radioactivity in Drinking Water contain several Committee Issue Papers. They are: (1) Regulatory Development of The Interim and Revised Regulations for Radioactivity in Drinking Water - Past and Present Issues and Problems; (2) Regulatory Consideration in Radiation Protection; (3) Health Effects and Risks from Radon-222 in Drinking Water; (4) The Occurrence of Radioactivity in Public Water Supplies in The United States; (5) Metabolism of Ingested Uranium and Radium; (6) Cancer Risk from the Lifetime Intake of Radium and Uranium Isotopes; and (7) Compliance and Policy Issues and Recommendations Related to Revision of the National Interim Primary Drinking Water Regulations for Radionuclides. These papers were offered to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in the form of recommendations.