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RECORD NUMBER: 137 OF 343
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Field standard operating procedures for establishing work zones.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response, Hazardous Response Support Division,|
|Report Number||OSWER Dir 9285.2-04; OSWER DIRECTIVE-9285.2-04|
|Subjects||Hazardous waste sites--United States--Management--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Decontamination (from gases, chemicals, etc.) ; Hazardous waste sites--Management.|
|Additional Subjects||Superfund ; Waste management ; Hazardous materials ; Risk assessment ; Occupational safety and health ; Field tests ; Operations ; Air pollution sampling ; Concentration(Composition) ; Work environments ; Personnel ; Occupational exposure ; Protective equipment ; Standards ; Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response|
|Collation||23 pages ; 28 cm.|
The directive describes procedures to be used by field personnel in establishing work zones for control of hazardous materials to minimize the risk of exposure to workers at hazardous release sites.
"4/85." Cover title: Work zones. Microfiche.
Divides the contaminated waste site into 1) exclusion zone (most contaminated); 2) contamination reduction zone and 3) support zone. Specifies how these zones are selected and the amounts of vapor gases typical of each zone.