Accession Number : ADA292915

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Factors Affecting Leachate Quality.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Brannon, James M. ; Pennington, Judith C. ; Myers, Tommy E. ; Price, Cynthia B.

PDF Url : ADA292915

Report Date : DEC 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This technical note describes factors affecting leachate quality for dredged material in confined disposal facilities (CDFs). Factors evaluated include desorption kinetics, sediment concentration, and association of PCBs with soluble and colloidal organic matter. (MM)

Descriptors :   *WASTE DISPOSAL, *DREDGING, *LEACHING, RIVERS, SALINITY, DESORPTION, DREDGED MATERIALS, SEDIMENTS, HARBORS.

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE