||Sampling for hazardous materials (165.9) : student manual.
||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.
|| United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response,
||9285.9-17B; EPA 540-R-96-035; OSWER-9285.9-17B
Hazardous substances--Sampling--Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Hazardous materials ;
Training manuals ;
Soil contamination ;
Soil gases ;
Land pollution ;
Surface waters ;
Water pollution ;
Collecting methods ;
Site surveys ;
Sample preparation ;
Quality assurance ;
||Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy.
||1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations, forms ; 28 cm
This course provides individuals who have little or no sampling experience with practical information for effectively sampling hazardous materials at Superfund sites. The course focuses on sampling plan development, types of equipment suitable for hazardous materials sampling, and procedures for safely collecting samples. It is intended for personnel responsible for inspections, investigations, and remedial actions at Superfund sites. Topics that are discussed include sample plan development; procedures for sampling containerized materials, surface water/lagoons, sediments/sludges, and soil; soil gas sampling; field screening techniques; documentation; and quality assurance.
Cover title. "This manual is for use of students enrolled in scheduled training courses of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency."--Page i. "9285.9-17B." "EPA 540-R-96-035." "December 1996." Includes bibliographical references. Photocopy.