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Main Title Environmental assessment, perspective on the emerging oil shale industry.
CORP Author United States. EPA Oil Shale Research Group.; Centec Corporation.; Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio). Energy Pollution Control Division.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory,
Year Published 1981
Report Number EPA 625/9-81-005
Stock Number PB83-171769
OCLC Number 07637203
Subjects Oil-shale industry--Environmental aspects ; Environmental policy--United States
Additional Subjects Oil shale industry--Environmental aspects ; Environmental policy--United States ; Environmental impacts ; Oil shale ; Air pollution ; Water pollution ; Solid waste disposal ; Health ; Sampling ; Monitoring ; Guidelines ; Technology ; Oil shale industry ; Resource development ; Health hazards ; Pollution control
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  TD195.O4U558 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/29/2016
EJBD  EPA 625-9-81-005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 08/27/2013
EKBD  EPA-625/9-81-005 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 02/07/2011
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 625-9-81-005 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023 DISPERSAL
EMAD  EPA 625/9-81-005 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 12/13/2011
ERAD  EPA 625/9-81-005 2 copies Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 03/25/2016
ESAD  EPA 625-9-81-005 2 copies Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 06/03/2016
NTIS  PB83-171769 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation v, 18 pages : illustrations, map ; 28 cm
This environmental assessment report conveys the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) understanding of and perspective on oil shale development. For government agencies, private developers, and others involved in the oil shale industry, the report provides a source of basic information as well as a means of identifying EPA's concerns and interests relative to oil shale development. The report: Summarizes available information on oil shale resources; Summarizes major air, water, solid waste, health, and other environmental impacts; Analyzes applicable pollution control technology; and Provides guidance for sampling, analyzing, and monitoring emissions, effluents, and solid wastes from oil shale processes. The report emphasizes those environmental impacts and control technologies that EPA believes will be of major importance.
"Technology Transfer"--Cover. "EPA 625/9-81-005." "January 1981." "This report was developed by the EPA Oil Shale Research Group with assistance from the Centec Corporation for the Energy Pollution Control Division, Industrial Environmental Research Laboratory, Cincinnati." "This report provides a brief summary of a more comprehensive report, Environmental Perspective on the Emerging Oil Shale Industry (EPA 600/2-80-205)"--Iii.