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|Main Title||Guidance for coordinating ATSDR health assessment activities with the Superfund remedial process.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response ; Available from the National Technical Information Service,|
|Report Number||9285.4-02; PB91-214080; OSWER DIRECTIVE-9285.4-02|
|Stock Number||PB91-214080; Final.|
|Subjects||Hazardous waste sites--Health aspects--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Superfund ; Waste management ; Hazardous materials ; Toxic substances ; Public health ; Guidelines ; Risk assessment ; Remedial action ; Interagency cooperation ; US EPA ; Citizen participation ; Administrative procedures ; Exposure ; Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response ; Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry|
|Collation|| p. : ill. ; 28 cm.|
The directive discusses SARA which mandates that the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) perform specific public health activities associated with actual or potential exposure to toxic substances identified at hazardous waste sites. The document (1) provides guidance to support ATSDR in meeting its health assessment requirements as outlined in Section 110 under SARA; (2) summarizes the various EPA response activities for which consultation with ATSDR may be requested; and (3) outlines ATSDR's management process for citizen petitions.
Cover title. "Directive no. 9285.4-02." "March 11, 1987."
Intended to help ATSDR make its health assessments of toxic dump sites on the National Priorities List.