Chapter 34. The New and Tougher EPA Toxicity Test

  1. William Smothers
  1. Jack E. Waggener

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320396.ch34

Proceedings of the 48th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 5/6

Proceedings of the 48th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 5/6

How to Cite

Waggener, J. E. (1987) The New and Tougher EPA Toxicity Test, in Proceedings of the 48th Porcelain Enamel Institute Technical Forum: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 8, Issue 5/6 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320396.ch34

Author Information

  1. Resource Consultants, Inc. 110 Westwood Pl. Brentwood, TN 37027

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1987

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374726

Online ISBN: 9780470320396

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Keywords:

  • adoption;
  • organics;
  • hazardous;
  • particles;
  • vacuum

Summary

Comparisons of test results using both the old EPA EP Toxicity Test and the recently introduced TCLP Test are presented. Information on specific elements found in the waste from porcelain enamel plants is discussed. The likely impact and steps that can be taken are noted.