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Main Title A risk-management strategy for PCB-contaminated sediments /
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 2001
OCLC Number 47068315
ISBN 0309073219; 9780309073219
Subjects Contaminated sediments--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Polychlorinated biphenyls--Environmental aspects--United States.
Internet Access
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National Academies Press http://www.nap.edu/catalog/10041.html
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EHAM  TD878 R57 2 Copies - 1 in REF Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 12/06/2012
EIAM  TD878.R57 2001x Region 2 Library/New York,NY 06/21/2002
EJAM  TD878.R57 2001x Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 11/02/2001
EJBM  TD878.R57 2001x Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 10/04/2002
ELAM  TD878.R57 2001 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 07/11/2017
ELBM  TD878.R57 2001 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 02/01/2010
EMAM  TD878.R575 2001 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 01/22/2009
EMAR  TD878.R575 2001 Region 6 Library/Dallas,TX 02/12/2009
EMBM  TD878.R57 2001x GWERD Library/Ada,OK 02/15/2002
EOBM  TD878.R57 2001 NEIC Library/Denver,CO 10/19/2001
ERAM  TD878.R57 2001x Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 06/15/2001
ESAM  TD878.R57 2001 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 06/29/2001
Collation xv, 432 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Notes
"This project was supported by Grant No. R 827175-01 between the National Academy of Sciences and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency"--Title page verso.
Contents Notes
PCB's IN THE ENVIRONMENT: Defining PCB's -- Distribution and dynamics of PCB's in the environment -- Potential exposure pathways -- Toxicity of PCB's -- Weathering of PCB's -- THE FRAMEWORK: Risk management framework -- Rationale for and advantages of the framework -- Outline of the risk management framework -- COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT: Specific community concerns -- Defining the community -- Involving the community -- Community outreach and education -- The role of regulatory agencies -- Mechanisms for involving the community -- DEFINING THE PROBLEM AND SETTING MANAGEMENT GOALS: Defining the problem -- Site assessment -- Setting risk management goals -- ANALYZING RISKS: Environmental risk assessment -- Problem formulation -- Analysis phase -- Risk characterization -- Economic, social and cultural impacts -- Comparative risk assessment -- ASSESSING MANAGEMENT OPTIONS: Identifying options -- Evaluating management options -- MAKING DECISIONS: Regulatory requirements -- Comparative decision making -- Framework considerations -- Facilitating the process -- IMPLEMENTING THE STRATEGY: Project plan -- Source control -- EVALUATING RESULTS: Framework guidance -- Reviews of evaluations of remedial actions -- Assessment monitoring.