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RECORD NUMBER: 39 OF 132
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Ecological risk assessment guidance for Superfund : process for designing and conducting ecological risk assessments.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Response Team,|
|Report Number||EPA/540/R-97/006; OSWER-9285.7-25|
|Subjects||Ecological risk assessment. ; Hazardous waste sites--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Superfund ; Ecology ; Risk assessment ; Environmental health ; Hazardous materials ; Toxicology ; Toxic substances ; Contamination ; Ecosystems ; Environmental impact assessment ; Site characterization ; Environmental monitoring ; Risk factors ; Biological effects ; Remediation ; Pollution control|
|Collation||260 pages ; 28 cm.|
This document provides guidance on how to design and conduct consistent and technically defensible ecological risk assessments for the Superfund Program. It is based on the Proposed Guidelines for Ecological Risk Assessment (PB96-193198) and the Framework for Ecological Risk Assessment (PB93-102192) developed by the Risk Assessment Forum of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA or the Agency). This document is directed to the site managers (i.e., On-Scene Coordinators (OSCs) and Remedial Project Managers (RPMs)) who are legally responsible for managing site activities.
"June 5, 1997." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.