Accession Number : ADA111635

Title :   EPA Slow in Controlling PCBs.

Corporate Author : GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE WASHINGTON DC COMMUNITY AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT DI V

PDF Url : ADA111635

Report Date : 30 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 39

Abstract : This report summarizes our review of the Environmental Protection Agency's program to control the use and disposal of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs). Our report recommends a number of actions to help improve program direction and encourage wider compliance with PCB control regulations.

Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, *CONTROL, *POLYPHENYLENES, *CHLORINATED HYDROCARBONS, DISPOSAL, BIPHENYL, REGULATIONS, LEGISLATION, OPERATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS, HAZARDS, SAFETY, TEST AND EVALUATION, REQUIREMENTS, CANCER, ACCEPTANCE TESTS

Subject Categories : Environmental Health and Safety
      Pesticides Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE