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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,
Year Published 1997
Report Number EPA/540/R-97/006; OSWER-9285.7-25
Stock Number PB97-963211
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
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB97-963211 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Edition Interim final.
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.