Accession Number : ADA303128

Title :   Rocky Mountain Arsenal, Basin F Liquid Storage Tank Spill, Draft Risk Assessment.

Corporate Author : WOODWARD-CLYDE CONSULTANTS DENVER CO

PDF Url : ADA303128

Report Date : 01 APR 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 110

Abstract : The scope of this RA is limited to the evaluation of potential human health risks associated with a failure event of a tank containing basin F liquid. The report contains nine sections. Section 1.0 contains an introduction to the health risk assessment. Section 2.0 describes the site history, location and land use. Section 3.0 provides a brief description of exposure pathways and potention receptors. Section 4.0 describes the sources of data used and identifies chemicals of concern. Section 5.0 discusses the toxicity of concern. Section 6.0 explains the methods used for calculation of carcinogenic risks and the noncarcinogenic hazard indexes. Section 7.0 describes uncertainties inherent in the current methodology used to determine potential human health risks. Section 8.0 presents a summary of results and conclusions. Section 9.0 includes the references cited.

Descriptors :   *HAZARDOUS WASTES, *STORAGE TANKS, *WASTE TREATMENT, *SPILLING, *HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, SOURCES, METHODOLOGY, RISK, EXPOSURE(GENERAL), HUMANS, CHEMICALS, HEALTH, TOXICITY, SITES, HISTORY, FUEL TANKS, LAND USE.

Subject Categories : Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies
      Solid Wastes Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE