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Main Title Toxic Substances Dilemma: A Plan for Citizen Action.
Author Segal, Edward ; Kamlet, Kenneth S. ; Clark, Barbara ; Veraska, Wanda ; Lowe, Judith ;
CORP Author National Wildlife Federation, Washington, DC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Year Published 1981
Report Number EPA-T900905-01;
Stock Number PB82-169541
Additional Subjects Manuals ; Toxicology ; Hazardous materials ; Assessments ; Risk ; Ecology ; Legislation ; Environments ; Sociology ; Toxic substances ; Biological effects ; Health risks ; Federal law ; Toxic Substances Control Act ; Public Law 94-469 ; Environmental health ; Citizen participation
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB82-169541 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/23/1988
Collation 129p
Abstract This manual provides a clear explanation of the concept of a toxic substance, the biological and ecological effects of such substances, and the risks associated with their use. The federal laws which govern the manufacture, distribution, use, discharge and disposal of toxic and hazardous materials are identified and explained. Detailed guidance for citizen actions is also provided, along with an actual case study which develops a general method for pinpointing and studying sources most likely to pose health and environmental risks because of toxic discharges into waterways.
PUB Date Free Form 1981
Category Codes 6T; 6F; 57Y#; 57U; 68G#
NTIS Prices PC A07/MF A01
Primary Description 100/00
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 323811620
Origin NTIS
Type CAT