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RECORD NUMBER: 274 OF 1723
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Contaminants and remedial options at wood preserving sites /|
|Author||Sudell, G. ; Selvakumar, A. ; Wolf, G.|
|CORP Author||Foster Wheeler Enviresponse, Inc.|
|Publisher||Risk Reduction Engineering Laboratory, Office of Research and Development, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,|
|Report Number||EPA/600/R-92/182; EPA-68-C9-0033|
|Additional Subjects||Wood preservatives ; Remedial action ; Waste treatment ; Pollution regulations ; Pollution sources ; Performance standards ; State government ; Environmental effects ; Solidification ; Stabilization ; Biological treatment ; Incineration ; Implementation ; Aromatic polycyclic hydrocarbons ; Phenol/pentachloro ; Creosote ; Fire resistant coatings ; Cleanup operations ; Soil washing ; Remedial project managers ; Potentially responsible parties|
|Collation||144 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
The report will assist federal, state or private, site removal and remedial managers operating under Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), or state rules. It provides information that facilitates the selection of treatment technologies and services at wood preserving sites, in order to meet the regulations' acceptable levels of cleanliness. Within the context of the United States wood preserving industry, the reference identifies the sources and types of wood preserving contaminants, characterizes them, and defines their behavior in the environment. It addresses the goals in technology selection and describes the principal remedial options for contaminated wood preserving sites. It also considers ways to combine these options to increase treatment efficiency. Finally, this remedial aid provides a comprehensive bibliography, organized by its relevance to each section, to complement the information offered in these pages.
"October 1992." "Contract no. 68-C9-0022." "Work assignment 2-R013." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.