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Main Title Environmental regulations and technology : control of pathogens and vector attraction in sewage sludge (including domestic septage) under 40 CFR part 503 /
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Research and Development.
Publisher The Office,
Year Published 1992
Report Number EPA/625/R-92/013
Stock Number PB95-184420
OCLC Number 52561323
Subjects Vector-pathogen relationships--United States. ; Sewage sludge--United States. ; Soil science--United States.
Additional Subjects Pathogens ; Sewage sludge ; Sludge disposal ; Regulations ; Requirements ; Environmental impact assessments ; Environmental monitoring ; Sampling ; Sludge treatment ; Land application ; Public health ; Disease vectors
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NTIS  PB95-184420 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation viii, 152 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
The document descibes the federal requirements concerning pathogens in sewage sludge applied to land or placed on a surface disposal site, and it provides guidance concerning those requirements. Chapter 2 of the document discusses why pathogen control is necessary to protect public health and the environment, and Chapter 3 through 6 describe the current federal requirements under Subpart D of Part 503. Chapters 7 and 8 discuss sampling and analysis to meet the quantitative requirements of Part 503. Chapters 9 and 10 describe the sewage sludge treatment processes listed under Part 503. Chapter 11 discusses the kind of support EPA's Pathogen Equivalency Committee can provide to permitting authorities.
Shipping list no.: 93-0562-P. "December 1992." Includes bibliographical references. "EPA/625/R-92/013." Microfiche.