||Contaminants and remedial options at pesticide sites /
Singhvi, Rajeshmal. ;
Koustas, R. N. ;
||Weston (Roy F.), Inc., Edison, NJ.;Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Risk Reduction Engineering Lab.
|| U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Risk Reduction Engineering Laboratory ; Available from the National Technical Information Service,
||EPA/600/R-94/202; 68-03-3482; 68-C4-0022; EPA-68-03-3482
Pesticides--Environmental aspects. ;
Pesticides--Environmental aspects--Measurement. ;
Pesticides--Law and legislation.
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) ;
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) ;
Soil contamination ;
Ground water ;
Surface waters ;
Water pollution ;
Land pollution ;
Site characterization ;
Pesticide residues ;
Water treatment ;
Chemical treatment ;
Physical treatment ;
Biological treatment ;
Soil treatment ;
Environmental transport ;
Cleanup operations ;
Treatment technology ;
Thermal treatment ;
Environmental fate ;
RCRA(Resource Conservation and Recovery Act) ;
CERCLA(Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act)
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||132 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
This document provides information that facilitates treatment technologies and services selection at pesticide sites in order to meet the acceptable levels of cleanliness stipulated in applicable regulations. Section 1 provides an introduction to the document and its organization and contains considerations for the selection of a remediation strategy. Section 2, Contaminants at Pesticide Sites, identifies the sources and types of pesticide contaminants, characterizes them, and describes their behavior in the environment. Section 3, Remedial Options, covers innovative and emerging technologies, and proven treatments; in includes discussion about the status of implementation of a technology and its selection for cleanup at Superfund sites.
"EPA/600/R-94/202." "November 1994." "Contract # 68-03-3482"-Title page. "The information in this document has been funded wholly or in part by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or the Agency) under contract 68-C4-0022 to Roy F. Weston, Inc."-Verso. Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.