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Main Title Biosolids applied to land : advancing standards and practices /
CORP Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Toxicants and Pathogens in Biosolids Applied to Land.
Publisher National Academies Press,
Year Published 2002
OCLC Number 50871918
ISBN 0309084865; 9780309084864
Subjects Land treatment of wastewater. ; Sewage sludge--Management. ; Sewage disposal in the ground--Health aspects. ; Sewage disposal plants--Standards--United States. ; Health risk assessment--United States. ; Environmental Health--standards--United States. ; Sewage--United States. ; Public Health--standards--United States. ; Epidemiology. ; United States.
Internet Access
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National Academies Press
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  TD767 N35 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 04/18/2003
EIAM  TD767.N35 2002 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 02/07/2003
EJAM  TD774.B55 2002 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 09/25/2003
ELBM  TD767.N35 2002 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 06/27/2003
EOAM  TD767.N35 2002 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 06/06/2003
Collation xviii, 345 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Abbreviations -- Summary -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Biosolids management -- 3. Epidemiological evidence of health effects associated with biosolids production and application -- 4. Advances in risk assessment since the establishment of the part 503 Rule -- 5. Evaluation of EPA's approach to setting chemical standards -- 6. Evaluation of EPA's approach to setting pathogen standards -- 7. Integration of chemical and pathogen risk assessment -- Glossary -- Appendixes. " ... this report ... searched for evidence on human health effects related to biosolids exposure and the technical methods and approaches used by EPA to establish its human-health-based chemical and pathogen standards for biosolids."--P. xi.