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Main Title Risk assessment guidance for superfund : Orientation and introduction, student guide /
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Emergency and Remedial Response.
Publisher United States Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1995
Report Number EPA/540/R-95/132; OSWER-9285.9-22A
Stock Number PB96-963203
Subjects Risk assessment ; Hazardous substances ; Superfund
Additional Subjects Superfund ; Risk assessment ; Exposure ; Training ; Toxicity ; Ecology ; Ecosystems ; Public health ; Health hazards ; Health effects ; Remediation ; Pollution regulations ; Legal aspects ; Baseline measurements ; Tetrachloroethylene ; Hazardous materials ; Education ; Cleanup
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NTIS  PB96-963203 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 1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 28 cm.
This course provides participants with the fundamentals of human health and ecological risk assessment as applied to the Superfund cleanup process. The course is specifically designed for Superfund risk assessors, risk assessment reviewers, remedial project managers, and risk managers. The risk assessment process is presented in three stages: baseline risk assessment, development of preliminary remediation goals, and evaluation of cleanup alternatives. In addition, topics discussed are: applicable statutes, regulations, and guidance; data collection and evaluation; exposure assessment; toxicity assessment; risk characterization; principles of ecological assessment; ecological field assessments methods. Current technical and information resources will also be discussed.
Cover title. "EPA 540-R-95-132." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.