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Main Title Potential uses of phosphogypsum and associated risks : background information document for 40 CFR 61 Subpart R National Emission Standards for Radon Emissions from Phosphogypsum Stacks /
CORP Author Cohen (S.) and Associates, Inc., McLean, VA.;Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Radiation Programs,
Year Published 1992
Report Number EPA/402/R-92/002; EPA-68D90170
Stock Number PB92-196054
OCLC Number 45896141
Subjects Phosphogypsum--Environmental aspects.
Additional Subjects Radioactive isotopes ; Risk assessment ; Phosphate rock slime ; Waste utilization ; Public health ; Land reclamation ; Ore processing ; Biological radiation effects ; Phosphoric acid plants ; Phosphate fertilizer industry ; Exposure ; Chemical composition ; Tables(Data) ; Uranium ; Radium 226 ; Mines(Excavations) ; Substitutes ; Physical properties ; Roads ; Concretes ; Materials recovery ; Wet methods ; Phosphogypsum
Internet Access
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http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyPDF.cgi?Dockey=0000055V.PDF
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NTIS  PB92-196054 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 117 pages ; 28 cm
Abstract
The report contains an introduction, a general description of the fertilizer industry, a discussion of the physical and radiological characteristics of phosphogypsum, a discussion of the uses of phosphogypsum, analyses of the radiological risks associated with various uses of phosphogypsum, and an analysis of the availability and costs of substitute materials.
Notes
"United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation"--Cover. "May 1992." "Prepared under contract no. 68D90170, work assignment no. 1-106." Includes bibliographical references. "402-R-92-002." Microfiche.