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Main Title Potential uses of phosphogypsum and associated risks : background information document for 40 CFR 61 Subpart R National Emission Standards for Radon Emissions from Phosphogypsum Stacks /
CORP Author Cohen (S.) and Associates, Inc., McLean, VA.;Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC.
Publisher U.S. EPA, Office of Radiation Programs,
Year Published 1992
Report Number EPA/402-R-92-002; 68-D9-0170; EPA-68D90170; PB92196054
Stock Number PB92-196054
OCLC Number 30696332
Subjects Phosphogypsum--Environmental aspects
Additional Subjects Radioactive isotopes ; Risk assessment ; Phosphate rock slime ; Waste utilization ; Public health ; Land reclamation ; Ore processing ; Biological radiation effects ; Phosphoric acid plants ; Phosphate fertilizer industry ; Exposure ; Chemical composition ; Tables(Data) ; Uranium ; Radium 226 ; Mines(Excavations) ; Substitutes ; Physical properties ; Roads ; Concretes ; Materials recovery ; Wet methods ; Phosphogypsum
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 402-R-92-002 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/25/2014
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 402-R-92-002 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD RPS EPA 402-R-92-002 repository copy AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/27/2015
NTIS  PB92-196054 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) ; 28 cm
The report contains an introduction, a general description of the fertilizer industry, a discussion of the physical and radiological characteristics of phosphogypsum, a discussion of the uses of phosphogypsum, analyses of the radiological risks associated with various uses of phosphogypsum, and an analysis of the availability and costs of substitute materials.
"United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation"--Cover. "May 1992." "Prepared under contract no. 68D90170, work assignment no. 1-106." Includes bibliographical references. "EPA/402-R-92-002."