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Main Title Manual for the evaluation of laboratories performing aquatic toxicity tests /
Author Klemm, Donald J., ; Lobring, L. B. ; Horning, W. H.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Lobring, Larry B.,
Horning, William B.,
CORP Author Environmental Monitoring Systems Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Publisher Environmental Monitoring Systems Laboratory, Office of Modeling, Monitoring Systems, and Quality Assurance, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1991
Report Number EPA/600/4-90/031
Stock Number PB91-148353
OCLC Number 23467809
Subjects Environmental laboratories--United States--Auditing--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Water--Pollution--Toxicology--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Toxicity testing--United States--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Biological laboratories--Evaluation--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Toxicity testing--Evaluation--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Water--Pollution--Toxicology--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Additional Subjects Aquatic biology ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Toxicity ; Test methods ; Manuals ; Quality assurance ; Environmental monitoring ; Bioassay ; Laboratory evaluation ; Standard operating procedures manuals
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAD  EPA 600-4-90-031 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 05/18/2015
EJDD  EPA/600/4-90/031 2 c. Env Science Center Library/Ft Meade,MD 08/07/2017
EJED  EPA-600/4-90/031 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 05/14/1993
EKCD  EPA/600/4-90/03 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 07/25/2018
ELBD  EPA 600-4-90-031 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/25/2000
EMBD  EPA/600/4-90/031 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 09/29/1995
ERAD  EPA 600/4-90-031 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 08/10/1991
ESAD  EPA 600-4-90-031 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/18/2018
NTIS  PB91-148353 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 1 v. (loose-leaf) : ill. ; 28 cm.
The manual describes guidelines and standardized procedures for conducting on-site audits and evaluations of laboratories performing toxicity tests. Included are pre-survey information activities, on-site evaluation activities, evaluation criteria, organizational history and laboratory staff, facilities, equipment, instruments, supplies, culturing and testing methodology, sample collection, handling, preservation, preparation, quality assurance and data handling, safety and general practices, evaluation report and performance rating. Supplementary information on chain-of-custody guidelines, quality control checklist for self-biomonitoring toxicity tests, standard operating procedures (SOPs) format, culturing criteria SOP format, pre-survey information forms, on-site laboratory evaluation forms and checklists, and on-site toxicity test conditions and test acceptability criteria checklists is provided in the Appendices.
Shipping list no.: 91-223-P. "January 1991"--Cover. Includes bibliographical references (p. 29-32).