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Document ID (ISN)102744
CIS number 03-1534
ISBN(s) 3-7776-1241-3
Year 2003
Convention or series no. BUA Report 230
Author(s)
Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals (BUA)
Title Risk assessment of substances in the soil
Bibliographic information S. Hirzel Verlag, Birkenwaldstrasse 44, 70191 Stuttgart, Germany, 2003. xiv, 207p. Illus. 98 ref.
Internet access http://www.hirzel.de/bua-report/PDF/Summary_Report230.pdf [in English]
Abstract This criteria document gives an extensive overview of the testing procedures needed to perform a risk assessment of hazardous substances present in the soil. Contents: general procedures according to EU and German legislation; exposure evaluation; determination of the effective concentration; test strategy for the risk assessment of substances in the soil.
Descriptors (primary) toxic effects; Germany; environmental pollution; ecotoxicology; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; criteria document; description of technique; European Communities
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation
Pollution control
Environmental pollution