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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Research and Development in the Environmental Protection Agency.
CORP Author National Research Council, Washington, D.C. Commission on Human Resources.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.
Year Published 1977
Report Number ISBN-0-309-02617-2; EPA-68-01-2430;
Stock Number PB-279 370
Additional Subjects Environment protection ; Research management ; Effectiveness ; Assessments ; Coordination ; Management ; Planning ; Pollution ; Contaminants ; Waste disposal ; Waste treatment ; Ecology ; Environmental impacts ; National government ; Environmental Protection Agency ; Research and development ; Environment management ; Environmental quality ; Path of pollutants ; Pollution control ; Pollution abatement
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-279 370 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 112p
Contents: Environmental protection and research (A framework for environmental protection, Purposes of environmental research, Assessing the role of EPA in environmental research, Coordination of research programs); Scientific and technical activities in environmental research (Assessment and integration of available information, Determination of economic and social costs, benefits, and risks, Development and standardization of measurement technology, Development of control and process technology, Design of monitoring systems, Characterization of pollutants and discharges, Assessment of trends in environmental quality, Determination of the fates of pollutants, Determination of the effects of pollutants and other man-caused environmental disturbances, Investigation of fundamental physical, chemical, and biological processes, Analysis and modeling of ecosystems, Investigation of alternative economic, social and legal strategies for environmental management); Organizing the research and development program in EPA; Planning and managing research and development in EPA; Transferring the results of scientific and technical activities.