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Main Title Drugs and the environment : stewardship & sustainability /
Author Daughton, Christian G. ; C. G. Daughton
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Las Vegas, NV. National Exposure Research Lab.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Exposure Research Laboratory,
Year Published 2010
Report Number EPA/600/R-10/106; NERL-LV-ESD 10/081
Stock Number PB2011-102031
OCLC Number 668478738
Subjects Drugs ; Medical wastes
Additional Subjects Solid waste disposal ; Drugs ; Consumers ; Pharmaceutical ingredients ; Drug industry ; Health care facilities ; Unused pharmaceuticals
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELBD RPS EPA 600-R-10-106 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/17/2014
NTIS  PB2011-102031 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 196 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
This report represents the first-ever comprehensive examination of the broad scope of issues surrounding the topic of disposal of unwanted, unneeded, leftover medications from consumer use and the countless ways in which the introduction of active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) to the environment can be reduced. The report presents a synthesis of thought resulting from the body of work performed on this topic over the last decade by the US Environmental Protection Agencys Office of Research and Development (ORD) at the National Exposure Research Laboratory in Las Vegas, Nevada.
"12 September 2010." "a report prepared for: NERL-ESD Annual Performance Measure: APM 200 NERL-LV-ESD 10/081, EPA/600/R-10/106.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 153-196).