Accession Number : ADA297016

Title :   Common Chemicals Found at Superfund Sites

Corporate Author : ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY WASHINGTON DC

PDF Url : ADA297016

Report Date : AUG 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 56

Abstract : This booklet contains one page fact sheets on the most common chemicals found at hazardous waste sites across the nation. it is meant to help you understand more about the chemical. It answers such questions as: How can a person be exposed to the chemical? How can it affect human health? How does it enter and leave the body? What levels of exposure result in harmful effects? What recommendations has the federal government made to protect human health from the chemical? and What are the methods for treatment and disposal of the chemical?

Descriptors :   *EXPOSURE(GENERAL), *DISPOSAL, *HAZARDOUS WASTES, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT, TOXIC HAZARDS, HUMANS, CHEMICALS, HEALTH, SITES.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE