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Main Title Framework for ecological risk assessment.
Author Rodier, D. ; Norton, S.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Risk Assessment Forum.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1992
Report Number EPA/630/R-92/001
Stock Number PB93-102192
OCLC Number 46372139
Subjects Hazardous wastes. ; Ecological risk assessment.
Additional Subjects Risk assessment ; Ecology ; Environmental surveys ; Man environment interactions ; Chemical compounds ; Exposure ; Environmental effects ; Management planning ; US EPA ; Dose-response relationships ; Data processing ; Guidelines ; Forecasting ; Biological effects ; Technology utilization
Internet Access
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http://nepis.epa.gov/Exe/ZyPDF.cgi?Dockey=30004UKJ.PDF
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NTIS  PB93-102192 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 59 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Abstract
Increased interest in ecological issues such as global climate change, habitat loss, acid deposition, reduced biological diversity, and the ecological impacts of pesticides and toxic chemicals prompts this U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) report, A Framework for Ecological Risk Assessment ('Framework Report'). The report describes basic elements, or a framework, for evaluating scientific information on the adverse effects of physical and chemical stressors on the environment. The framework offers starting principles and a simple structure as guidance for current ecological risk assessments and as a foundation for future EPA proposals for risk assessment guidelines.
Notes
"Risk Assessment Forum." "EPA/630/R-92/001." "February 1992." Includes bibliographical references (pages 39-41). Microfiche.