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Main Title Ground water protection standards for inactive uranium tailings sites (40 CFR 192) : background information for proposed rule.
CORP Author Office of Radiation Programs, Washington, DC.
Publisher Office of Radiation Programs, Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1987
Report Number EPA/520/1-87/014
Stock Number PB87-226767
Subjects Radioactive waste disposal in the ground--United States. ; Uranium mill tailings--Environmental aspects. ; Groundwater--Pollution. ; Wellhead protection. ; Groundwater--Protection
Additional Subjects Ground water ; Standards ; Radon ; Health hazards ; Radioactive waste disposal ; Regulations ; Protection ; Remedial action ; Radioactive contaminants ; Public health ; Mill tailings ; Uranium mines
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB87-226767 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 266 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
The report summarizes the information and data considered by EPA in developing the proposed ground-water protection standards. It gives a description of the 24 designated uranium tailings sites and their current status in the DOE remedial action program. It also presents a detailed analysis of the available data on the ground water in the vicinity of 12 of the 24 sites and describes different methods that can be used for the restoration of ground water.
"July 1987" "EPA 520/1-98-014" PB87-226767