Accession Number : ADA292914
Title : Environmental Effects of Dredging. Technical Considerations for Application of Leach Tests to Sediments and Dredged Material.
Descriptive Note : Technical notes,
Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB
Personal Author(s) : Myers, Tommy E. ; Brannon, James M.
PDF Url : ADA292914
Report Date : OCT 1991
Pagination or Media Count : 16
Abstract : This note summarizes the characteristics of and differences among laboratory leach tests used for preproject evaluation of leachate quality in confined disposal facilities (CDFs) for dredged material. The guidance provided in this note is based on ongoing research conducted under the Long-Term Effects of Dredging Operations (LEDO) Program. (MM)
Descriptors : *ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, *WASTE DISPOSAL, *DREDGED MATERIALS, *DREDGING, *LEACHING, SEDIMENT TRANSPORT, AEROBIC PROCESSES, PORE PRESSURE, PERCOLATION, ANAEROBIC PROCESSES.
Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE