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Main Title Sampling for hazardous materials (165.9) : student manual.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.
Publisher United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response,
Year Published 1996
Report Number 9285.9-17B; EPA/540/R-96/035; OSWER-9285.9-17B
Stock Number PB96-963248
Subjects Hazardous substances--Sampling--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Additional Subjects Hazardous materials ; Sampling ; Procedures ; Training manuals ; Soil contamination ; Soil gases ; Sludges ; Sediments ; Land pollution ; Surface waters ; Lagoons ; Water pollution ; Superfund ; Collecting methods ; Site surveys ; Sample preparation ; Quality assurance ; Student manuals
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NTIS  PB96-963248 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 02/22/1997
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations, forms ; 28 cm
This course provides individuals who have little or no sampling experience with practical information for effectively sampling hazardous materials at Superfund sites. The course focuses on sampling plan development, types of equipment suitable for hazardous materials sampling, and procedures for safely collecting samples. It is intended for personnel responsible for inspections, investigations, and remedial actions at Superfund sites. Topics that are discussed include sample plan development; procedures for sampling containerized materials, surface water/lagoons, sediments/sludges, and soil; soil gas sampling; field screening techniques; documentation; and quality assurance.
Cover title. "This manual is for use of students enrolled in scheduled training courses of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency."--Page i. "9285.9-17B." "EPA/540/R-96/035." Includes bibliographical references. Photocopy.