Accession Number : ADA268643


Title :   Proceedings of the Conference on Chemical Risk Assessment in the DoD: science, Policy, and Practice Held in Dayton, Ohio on April 8-11, 1991


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 9-11 Apr 91,


Corporate Author : MANTECH ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY INC DAYTON OH


Personal Author(s) : Clewell, H J


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a268643.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 235


Abstract : This conference was held to promote the exchange of information between those who develop risk assessment methodologies and those who perform risk assessments for the Department of Defense (DoD). The conference featured invited presentations by noted individuals in the field of risk assessment and a poster session on studies relevant to the conference theme. Sessions were held on: DoD approaches to chemical risk assessment, principles of chemical risk assessment, issues in the science and methodology of chemical risk assessment, current applications of chemical risk assessment in the military, new directions in chemical risk assessment methodologies, and issues in risk management. Special topics in chemical risk assessment highlighted the history of the three service toxicology units


Descriptors :   *RISK , *CHEMICALS , *ONCOGENESIS , *TOXICOLOGY , METHODOLOGY , SYMPOSIA , INFORMATION EXCHANGE , RESPONSE , ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION , HISTORY , BIOLOGY , EXPOSURE(GENERAL) , MANAGEMENT , POLICIES


Subject Categories : Information Science
      Toxicology
      Physical Chemistry
      Environmental Health and Safety


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE