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RECORD NUMBER: 238 OF 590
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Ground water research plan /|
|CORP Author||MITRE Corp., McLean, VA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Report Number||EPA 600-9-81-031; EPA-68-02-3196|
|Additional Subjects||Ground water ; Water pollution ; Research projects ; Aquifers ; Waste disposal ; Hazardous materials ; Monitoring ; Cost effectiveness ; Legislation ; Path of pollutants|
|Collation||v, 34 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
This document sets out the objectives of the Environmental Protection Agency's ground-water research; specifies the Agency's legislative mandates in ground water; and describes the research activities which support those mandates with explicit time frames; and identifies the clients of the research. The main EPA research activities are directed toward developing less costly and more accurate methods for detecting ground-water pollution; improving the scientific knowledge for predicting the movement, transformation, and fate of contaminants released into the ground-water environment; assessing the strategies and cost-effectiveness of the reclamation of polluted ground water; and enhancing the availability and accessibility of technical information related to ground-water pollution.
Cover title. "EPA 600-9-81-031." "September 1981."