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Adherence of Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Contaminants to Sediments Found in Water Storage Tanks

Citation:

U.S. EPA. Adherence of Chemical, Biological, and Radiological Contaminants to Sediments Found in Water Storage Tanks. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/600/R-14/222, 2015.

Impact/Purpose:

This study evaluated the adherence of four target contaminants onto sediments that were collected from drinking water storage tanks located across the United States. The target contaminants for this study were non-radioactive cesium (Cs-133), the insecticide lindane, Escherichia coli, and Bacillus anthracis Sterne (BaS), an avirulent strain.

Description:

Report and Technical Brief

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PUBLISHED REPORT/REPORT)
Product Published Date: 04/14/2015
Record Last Revised: 07/11/2019
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 287300