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Document ID (ISN)104096
CIS number 05-389
Year 1994
Convention or series no. ECETOC Technical Report No.61
Title Environmental exposure assessment
Bibliographic information European Centre for Ecotoxicology and Toxicology of Chemicals, Avenue E. Van Nieuwenhuyse 4, Bte. 6, 1160 Bruxelles, Belgium, Sep. 1994. ii, 109p. Illus. 52 ref.
Abstract The objective of the work presented in this report was to provide more detailed information on how to perform an assessment of environmental exposure on a regional and on a local scale. It is intended to complete the information given in an earlier report (see CIS 93-942). Main topics covered: legislation and existing hazard assessment schemes; environmental exposure assessment in relation to risk assessment; generic environmental exposure models; release estimation; degradation kinetics; illustration of calculations; conclusions and recommendations.
Descriptors (primary) environment; environmental pollution; ecotoxicology; exposure evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) legal aspects; report; mathematical models; hazard evaluation; decomposition
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Exposure evaluation
Pollution control
Environmental pollution