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Pollution Prevention Case Studies Compendium
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1992-04)
The Pollution Prevention Research Program encourages the development and adoption of processing technologies and products in the United States that will lead to reducing the aggregate generation rates for pollutants entering ...
Superfund Innovative Technology Evaluation Program - Technology Profiles Eleventh Edition
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2003-09)
The Superfund Innovative Technology Evaluation (SITE) Program, now in its sixteenth year is an integral part of EPA's research into alternative cleanup methods for hazardous waste sites around the nation. The SITE Program ...
Real-Time Monitoring for Toxicity Caused by Harmful Algal Blooms and Other Water Quality Perturbations
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-11)
This project, sponsored by EPA's Environmental Monitoring for Public Access and Community Tracking (EMPACT) program, evaluated the ability of an automated biological monitoring system that measures fish ventilatory responses ...
Priorities for Ecological Protection: An Initial List and Discussion Document for EPA
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1997-01)
EPA's mission, and the environmental laws that underlie policy and regulations, require the Agency to "protect human health and the environment." Although we may debate the degree of acceptable risk, there is general ...
National Conference on Tools for Urban Water Resource Management and Protection: Proceedings, Chicago, IL, February 7-10, 2000
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2000-07)
This Conference Proceedings includes many of the papers presented during the conference. All papers included were peer reviewed.
Comparisons of Boating and Wading Methods Used to Assess the Status of Flowing Waters
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2001-04)
This document has been designed to provide an overview of the biological, physical and chemical methods of selected stream biomonitoring and assessment programs. It was written to satisfy the need to identify current methods ...
Evaluation Guidelines for Ecological Indicators
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2000-05)
This document presents fifteen technical guidelines to evaluate the suitability of an ecological indicator for a particular monitoring program. The guidelines are organized within four evaluation phases: conceptual relevance, ...
Assessing Contaminant Sensitivity of Endangered and Threatened Species: Toxicant Classes
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1999-09)
Under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act, the Toxic Substances Control Act and the Clean Water Act, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is charged with determining if the manufacture, use, ...
Environmental Curricula Handbook: Tools in Your Schools
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 2002-12)
This handbook is designed to provide teachers and other educators with guidance on how to teach students about environmental issues related to air, water, and soil quality. It provides information to help educators incorporate ...
Methods for the Determination of Chemical Substances in Marine and Estuarine Environmental Matrices - Second Edition
(United States Environmental Protection Agency, 1997-09)
This manual contains eleven methods for determination of nutrients, metals, and chlorophyll. Since Revision 1.0 appeared in 1992, four new methods have been added, one deleted and four have been multilaboratory validated. ...