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Main Title Love Canal emergency declaration area habitability study : volume 1. Introduction and decision-making documentation.
CORP Author Life Systems, Inc., Cleveland, OH. ;CH2M Hill Southeast, Inc., Reston, VA.;Environmental Protection Agency, New York. Region II.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1988
Report Number EPA/902/4-88/002; EPA-68-01-7331; EPA-68-01-7251
Stock Number PB88-249107
Subjects Chemical plants--Waste disposal--Environmental aspects--New York (State)--Niagara Falls ; Housing and health--New York (State)--Niagara Falls ; Love Canal Chemical Waste Landfill (Niagara Falls, NY) ; New York (State)--Niagara Falls--Love Canal Chemical Waste Landfill
Additional Subjects Hazardous materials ; Waste disposal ; Habitability ; Pollution ; Public health ; Sites ; Humans ; Citizen participation ; Objectives ; Evaluation ; Risk ; Standards ; Air pollution ; Water pollution ; Soils ; Decision making ; New York ; Love Canal ; Superfund ; Chemicals
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB88-249107 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 83 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Environmental studies were conducted to provide data that could be used by the Commissioner of Health for the State of New York in determining whether the Emergency Declaration Area surrounding the Love Canal hazardous waste site is habitable. Volume I of the five-volume series summarizes the main elements and the key decision points in the Habitability Study as an introduction to the series.
Cover title. On cover: Technical Review Committee. Includes bibliographical references. "Volume 1 of 5 volumes." "May 1988." Microfiche.
Contents Notes
v. 1. Introduction and decision-making documentation -- v. 2. Air assessment, indicator chemicals -- v. 3. Soil assessment, indicator chemicals -- v. 4. Soil assessment, 2,3,7,8-TCDD -- v. 5. Peer review summary, TRC responses.