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Main Title Background document to the integrated risk assessment for dioxins and furans from chlorine bleaching in pulp and paper mills {microfiche}
Author Schweer, G. ; Gregg, B. ; Schultz, L. ; Wood, P. ; Leighton, T.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Schweer, Greg.
Gregg, Bentley.
Schultz, Lee.
Wood, Patricia.
Leighton, Timothy.
D'Ruiz, Carl.
Fares, Robert.
Huse, Geoffrey.
Carpenter, Clay.
Konz, James.
Arrenholz, Daniel.
CORP Author Versar, Inc., Springfield, VA.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Toxic Substances.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Toxic Substances,
Year Published 1990
Report Number EPA-68-D9-0166; EPA/560/5-90/014
Stock Number PB91-102137
Subjects Aquatic organisms--Effect of water pollution on ; Water--Pollution--Physiological effect ; Wood-pulp industry--Environmental aspects
Additional Subjects Public health ; Furans ; Pulp mills ; Oxygen heterocyclic compounds ; Bleaching agents ; Chlorine ; Exposure ; Humans ; Paper industry ; Sludge disposal ; Concentration(Composition) ; Tables(Data) ; Dioxins ; Risk assessment ; Exposure pathways
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NTIS  PB91-102137 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation xxvi, {411}, A46, B40 ; 28 cm.
Abstract The report presents the detailed summaries of findings, assumptions, and uncertainties of an assessment of risks from exposure of humans, terrestrial and avian wildlife, and aquatic life to dioxins and furans formed during chlorine bleaching at kraft and sulfite pulp and paper mills. The report contains condensed versions of eight major exposure/risk assessments and other support documents prepared by program offices within the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Risks were evaluated from roughly 120 potential pathways of exposure to pulp and paper products, pulp and paper mill sludges, and pulp and paper mill effluents.
Notes "EPA560/5-90-014" -- Cover. "July 1990" -- Cover. "EPA Contract no. 68-D9-0166" -- Title page.
Place Published Washington, DC :
Supplementary Notes See also PB91-102087. Sponsored by Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Toxic Substances.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Toxic Substances.
PUB Date Free Form 1990.
NTIS Prices PC A23/MF A03
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
OCLC Time Stamp 20001214184644
Language eng
Origin NTIS
OCLC Rec Leader 01587nam 2200397Ka 45020