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Main Title Short-term methods for estimating the chronic toxicity of effluents and receiving waters to freshwater organisms /
Author Horning, William B., II. ; Weber, Cornelius I. ; Horning, W. B. ; Weber, C. I.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Weber, Cornelius I.
Horning, William B.
CORP Author Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio).
Publisher Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1985
Report Number EPA/600/4-85/014
Stock Number PB86-158474
OCLC Number 13213123
Subjects Toxicity testing--United States ; Effluent quality--United States ; Water quality bioassay--United States
Additional Subjects Toxicity testing ; Effluent quality ; Fresh water biology ; Water pollution ; Manuals ; Fresh water fishes ; Invertebrates ; Algae ; Laboratories ; Quality assurance ; Safety ; Bioassay ; Equipment ; Test methods
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  QH96.8.B5S5 1985 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/29/2016
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 600-4-85-014 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/11/2011
EJED  EPA-600/4-85-014 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 10/28/1994
EKBD  EPA-600/4-85-014 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 09/05/2003
EKCD  EPA-600/4-85-014 CEMM/GEMMD Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 07/25/2018
ELBD  EPA 600-4-85-014 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 01/01/1988
ELDD  EPA 600-4-85-014 CCTE/GLTED Library/Duluth,MN 06/23/2021
EMBR METH EPA/600/4-85/014 NRMRL/GWERD Library/Ada,OK 01/31/1997
ERAD  EPA 600/4-85-014 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 09/07/1990
ESAD  EPA 600-4-85-014 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 09/27/2017
NTIS  PB86-158474 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation x, 162 pages : 1 illustration ; 28 cm
The manual describes short-term (four- to eight-day) methods for estimating the chronic toxicity of effluents and receiving waters to a freshwater fish, an invertebrate, and an alga. Also included are guidelines on laboratory safety, quality assurance, facilities and equipment, dilution water, effluent sampling and holding, data analysis, and organism culturing and handling. Listings of computer programs for Dunnett's Procedure and Probit Analysis are provided in the Appendix.
Distributed to depository libraries in microfiche. "December 1985." Includes bibliographical references (pages 96-104). "EPA 600/4-85-014."