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Main Title Municipal waste incineration risk assessment deposition, food chain impacts, uncertainty, and research needs /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Travis, C. C.
Publisher Plenum Press,
Year Published 1991
OCLC Number 24068798
ISBN 0306440164
Subjects Incineration--Health aspects--Congresses ; Incineration--Environmental aspects--Congresses ; Health risk assessment--Congresses ; Air Pollution--prevention & control--United States--congresses ; Refuse Disposal--methods--congresses ; Risk--congresses ; Waste Products--adverse effects--congresses
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJAM  RA578.H38U55 1989 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 11/10/1994
ELBM  RA578.H38U55 1989 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/25/1994
Collation x, 314 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm.
"Proceedings of a United States Environmental Protection Agency/Oak Ridge National Laboratory Workshop on Risk Assessment for Municipal Waste Combustion: Deposition, Food Chain Impacts, Uncertainty, and Research Needs, held June 8-9, 1989, in Cincinnati, Ohio"--T.p. verso. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Evaluation of flat versus complex terrain models in estimating pollutant transport and deposition in complex terrain / Mark W. Yambert, Greg D. Belcher, Curtis C. Travis -- Small particle deposition in air quality modeling / Ray Kapahi -- Accounting for wet deposition in incinerator risk assessments / Sally A. Campbell ... {et al.} -- Accounting for dry deposition in incinerator risk assessments / Curtis C. Travis, Mark W. Yambert -- Gas-particle distribution and atmospheric deposition of semivolatile organic compounds / Terry F. Bidleman -- An overview of food chain impacts from municipal waste combustion / Holly A. Hattemer-Frey, Curtis C. Travis -- Current studies on human exposure to chemicals with emphasis on the plant route / Sally Paterson and Donald Mackay -- Air-to-leaf transfer of organic vapors to plants / Eros Bacci and Davide Calamari -- Uptake of organic contaminants by plants / Craig Mc Farlane -- Uncertainties in estimating chemical degradation and accumulation in the environment / Stephen T. Washburn and Adam P. Kahn. (cont.) The food chain as a source of human exposure from municipal waste combustion : an uncertainty analysis / Greg D. Belcher, Curtis C. Travis, Randy F. Bruins -- Assessing multiple pathway exposures : variability, uncertainty, and ignorance / Thomas E. McKone -- Uncertainty analysis : an essential component of risk assessment and risk management / Rick Tyler ... {et al.} -- Ambient air concentrations of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans in Ohio : sources and health risk assessment / Sylvia A. Edgerton ... {et al.} -- Assessing risks from incineration of municipal solid wastes / D.B. Chambers, B.G. Ibbotson and B.P. Powers -- Connecticut's dioxin ambient air quality standard / Hari V. Rao and David R. Brown.