Accession Number:

ADA171482

Title:

Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAH).

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH LAB BROOKS AFB TX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this report is to discuss the hazard presented by polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons PAH in soil and the workplace, to describe the requirements for soil treatment for these compounds, and to discuss potential occupational exposures which should be avoided. This report will present basic information on the history of these compounds, their toxicity, work sites effected in the Air Force, and discuss some alternatives to disposal through removal to a land site.

Subject Categories:

  • Air Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE