Accession Number : ADA292931

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Synthesis of Leaching Research and Workshop Results.

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 : ADA292931

Report Date : NOV 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : This technical note briefly describes the results of recent studies conducted to evaluate leachate quality for dredged material in confined disposal facilities (CDFs). Directions for future research from a workshop on development of leach tests for contaminated dredged material conducted in Baton Rouge, LA, on June 23-24, 1988 are also provided. (MM)

Descriptors :   *ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, *WASTE DISPOSAL, *DREDGING, *LEACHING, PERMEABILITY, CONTAMINATION, DESORPTION, SEDIMENTS, HARBORS.

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering
      Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE