Accession Number:

ADA455456

Title:

The National Shipbuilding Research Program. Toxic Release Inventory Phase II

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

COLLIER SHANNON RILL AND SCOTT PLLC WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

This document is Phase II of the audit of shipyard Toxic Release Inventory TRI report forms Form R, submitted pursuant to Section 313 of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act EPCRA. The purpose of Phase II of the audit was 1 to compare the TRI data for 1993 and 1994 2 to develop a comprehensive study to identify the use of inconsistent assumptions or methods of calculation for determining thresholds and reportable releases and 3 to identify companies to undergo further study in order to identify the causes of the inconsistencies. This report includes the following An analysis of the 1994 Toxic Release Inventory TRI reporting data A comparison of that data with the 1993 data A comprehensive study to be carried out in Phase III of this project An identification of those reporting companies which demonstrate common and unique reporting inconsistencies warranting further study.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE