Record Display for the EPA National Library Catalog

RECORD NUMBER: 453 OF 2796

OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Commonly Asked Questions Regarding the Use of Natural Attenuation for Petroleum-Contaminated Sites at Federal Facilities.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. ;Department of the Air Force, Washington, DC. ;Department of the Army, Washington, DC. ;Department of the Navy, Washington, DC. ;Coast Guard, Washington, DC.
Publisher Oct 96
Year Published 1996
Stock Number PB97-142079
Additional Subjects Petroleum products ; Chemical spills ; Attenuation ; Remediation ; Hydrocarbons ; Gasoline ; Diesel fuels ; Jet engine fuels ; Leakage ; Leaching ; Environmental transport ; Plumes ; Ground water ; Water pollution control ; Soil contamination ; Land pollution control ; Absorption ; Biodegradation ; Dilution ; Dispersion ; Environmental monitoring ; Water pollution monitoring ; Cleanup ; Federal facilities
Holdings
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
Modified
Checkout
Status
NTIS  PB97-142079 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 05/16/1997
Collation 29p
Abstract
This brochure answers commonly asked questions regarding the use of natural attenuation for petroleum-contaminated sites. It includes a definition of natural attenuation, a discussion of the circumstances under which it may be effective, and the advantages and limitations.