Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 10 OF 68
|Main Title||Common chemicals found at superfund sites.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response,|
|Report Number||EPA 540/R-94/044; PB 94-963272; OSWER Dir.-9203.1-17|
|Stock Number||PB 94-963272|
|Subjects||Chemicals--United States. ; Hazardous waste site remediation--United States. ; Soil remediation--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Superfund ; Hazardous materials ; Chemical compounds ; Toxic substances ; Toxicity ; Risk assessment ; Public health ; Physiological effects ; Health hazards ; Environmental exposure pathway ; Chemical properties ; Safety standards ; Waste management ; Site surveys|
|Collation||56 unnumbered pages : illustration ; 28 cm|
The booklet contains one page fact sheets on the most common chemicals found at hazardous waste sites across the nation. It is meant to help the public understand more about the chemical. It answers such questions as: How can a person be exposed to the chemical; How can it affect human health; How does it enter and leave the body; What levels of exposure result in harmful effects; What recommendations has the federal government made to protect human health from the chemical; and What are the methods for treatment and disposal of the chemical.
Cover title. Shipping list no.: 94-0366-P. "August 1994"--Cover. "EPA 540/R-94/044"--Cover. "9203.1-17"--Cover. EPA 540-R-94-044, per NSCEP's publication title list. "U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response"--Cover.
For abstract, see accession number 208235.