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Main Title Guidance for assessing chemical contaminant data for use in fish advisories. Volume 1, Fish sampling and analysis /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Bigler, Jeffrey.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Science and Technology.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water,
Year Published 1995
Report Number EPA 823-R-95-007
Stock Number PB96-131834
Subjects Fish as food--Contamination--United States. ; Shellfish as food--Contamination--United States. ; Fishes--Effect of water pollution on--United States. ; Fish as food--Analysis. ; Shellfish as food--Analysis.
Additional Subjects Fishes ; Shellfish ; Chemical analysis ; Bioassay ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Bioaccumulation ; Sampling ; Sample preparation ; Laboratory procedures ; Analytical methods ; Data analysis ; Quality assurance ; Animal tissues ; Turtles ; Chemical compounds ; Pesticides ; Herbicides ; Metals ; Dioxins ; Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons ; Polychlorinated biphenyls ; Lead(Metal) ; Organophosphates ; Organic chlorine compounds ; Health advisories
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB96-131834 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Edition 2nd ed.
Collation 449 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm
This current revision to the Volume I guidance provides the latest information on sampling and analysis procedures based on new information provided by the Environmental Protection Agency. The major objective of Volume I is to provide information on sampling strategies for a contaminant monitoring program. In addition, information is provided on selection of target species; selection of chemicals as target analytes; development of human health screening values; sample collection procedures including sample processing, sample processing, sample preservation, and shipping; sample analysis; and data reporting and analysis.
"September 1995"--Cover. "EPA contract number 68-C3-0374"--Page xiii. Includes bibliographical references. "EPA 823-R-95-007"--Cover. "PB96-131834." "Report was prepared by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water, Fish Contamination Section; EPA Project Manager for this document was Jeffrey Bigler ..."--Page xiii. Microfiche.