Accession Number : ADA567374


Title :   Introduction to Toxicity and Risk Assessment for Project Chemists


Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEERING AND SUPPORT CENTER HUNTSVILLE AL


Personal Author(s) : Meyer, Anita K


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a567374.pdf


Report Date : 27 Mar 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 23


Abstract : Risk-based screening levels are used to screen sites early in project lifecycle and determine project quantitation limits. Tiered approach used to identify toxicity values for site risk assessments. The EPA Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) is the gold standard .


Descriptors :   *DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEMS , *ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS , CANCER , CARCINOGENS , ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT , RISK ANALYSIS , TOXICITY , UNCERTAINTY , WORKSHOPS


Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Environmental Health and Safety


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE