Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 27 OF 27
|Main Title||Toxic Weighting Factors for Pesticide Active Ingredients and Priority Pollutants.|
|Author||Healy, R. ; Childs, R. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.|
|Publisher||13 Jul 93|
|Additional Subjects||Pesticides ; Chemical effluents ; Industrial wastes ; Chemical compounds ; Pesticide residues ; Toxicity ; Risk assessment ; Health hazards ; Biological effects ; Aquatic biology ; Public health ; Ingestion(Biology) ; Cost effectiveness ; Water pollution standards ; Tables(Data) ; Active ingredients ; Priority pollutants ; Toxic weighting factors|
This report provides toxic weighting factors for 270 pesticide active ingredients and 126 priority pollutants. It is intended to be used to assist in the cost effectiveness analysis of the effluent guidelines for the pesticide chemical manufacturing category. Copper has been selected as the standard pollutant for developing weighting factors.