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RECORD NUMBER: 44 OF 53
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Technical support document for water quality-based toxics control|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.|
|Publisher||Office of Water Enforcement and Permits, Office of Water Regulations and Standards, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ;|
|Subjects||Water quality--United States ; Water--Standards--United States ; Water--Pollution--Toxicology--United States|
|Additional Subjects||Water quality ; Toxicity ; Water pollution control ; Pollution regulations ; Discharge(Water) ; Contaminants ; Toxic substances ; Effluents ; Compliance ; Licenses ; Enforcement ; Technical assistance ; Health hazards ; Risk assessment ; Case studies ; Government policies ; Water pollution standards ; Public health ; Bioaccumulation ; Quality-based Toxics Control|
|Collation||230 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.|
The Technical Support Document for Water Quality-based Toxics Control (TSD) presents recommendations to regulatory authorities when they are faced with the task of controlling the discharge of toxic pollutants to the nation's waters. It provides guidance for each step in the water quality-based toxics control process from screening to compliance monitoring. It also details the current water quality criteria recommended by the U.S. EPA and how those criteria should be applied. The following is a brief synopsis of the guidance provided in the TSD.
"July 1985." Includes bibliographies.