STP1179

    Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment

    Landis WG, Hughes JS, Lewis MA

    Pages: 425

    Published: 1993

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    28 papers in this state-of-the-art publication present regulatory concerns, basic research, risk and hazard assessment, and methods development in environmental toxicology.

    Sections include:

    • Ecological Risk Assessment Under TSCA

    • Evaluating Ecological Impacts at the Population and Community Levels

    • Biomarkers

    • Marine Toxicity Test Methods

    • Methods Development.


    Table of Contents

    Overview
    Hughes J., Landis W., Lewis M.

    Ecological Hazard Evaluation and Risk Assessment Under EPA's Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA): An Introduction
    Gilford J., Zeeman M.

    Assessing Ecological Hazard Under TSCA: Methods and Evaluation of Data
    Clements R., Morcock R., Rabert W., Smrchek J.

    Environmental Risk Assessment of New Chemicals Under the Toxic Substances Control Act TSCA Section Five
    Miller P., Nabholz J., Zeeman M.

    The Use and Application of QSARs in the Office of Toxic Substances for Ecological Hazard Assessment of New Chemicals
    Clements R., Johnson D., Nabholz J., Zeeman M.

    Assessment of Genetically Engineered Microorganisms Under TSCA: Considerations Prior to Use in Fermentors or Small-Scale Field Release
    Kough J., Sayre P.

    The Quotient Method of Ecological Risk Assessment and Modeling under TSCA: A Review
    Mauriello D., Rodier D.

    Review of Ecological Effects and Bioconcentration Testing Recommended by the TSCA Interagency Testing Committee and Implemented by EPA Under the Toxic Substances Control Act: Chemicals, Tests, and Methods
    Walker J.

    Effects of Acidic Growth Conditions on Systematic Characters in the Conjugating Green Algae (Zygnemataceae, Chlorophyta)
    Clayton K., Hoshaw R., McCourt R.

    Interaction Assessment III: Predicting Population-level Impacts of Toxicants and Pesticides
    Emlen J.

    Developmental Stability: A Sensitive Indicator of Populations Under Stress
    Emlen J., Freeman D., Graham J.

    Evaluation of the Ability of Alcaligenes denitrificans denitrificans CR-1 to Degrade the Riot Control Agent CR Using the Standardized Aquatic Microcosm
    Chester N., Haley M., Landis W.

    A Microcosm Using Naturally Derived Microbial Communities: Comparative Ecotoxicology
    Balczon J., Bowers N., Pratt J.

    An Aquatic/Terrestrial Foodweb Model for Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)
    Gillett J., Ram R.

    Applications of the Neutral Red Cytotoxicity Assay to Risk Assessment of Aquatic Contaminants: An Overview
    Babich B., Borenfreund E.

    Suspected Tolerance to Benzo(a)pyrene Using Chromosomal Puffing in Chironomus tentans
    Bentivegna C., Cooper K.

    A Laboratory Evaluation of the Use of Stress Proteins in Fish to Detect Changes in Water Quality
    Dickson K., Dyer S., Zimmerman E.

    Morphometric and Histologic Changes in Brains of Great Blue Heron Hatchlings Exposed to PCDDs: Preliminary Analyses
    Cheng K., Henshel D., Norstrom R., Steeves J., Whitehead P.

    Status and Applications of Echinoid (Phylum Echinodermata) Toxicity Test Methods
    Bay S., Burgess R., Nacci D.

    Water Column Toxicity from Contaminated Marine Sediments: Effects on Multiple Endpoints of Three Marine Species
    Burgess R., Comeleo R., Kuhn A., Phelps D., Sheehan K., Tagliabue M.

    From Research to Routine: A Review of Toxicity Testing with Marine Molluscs
    Anderson B., Hunt J.

    An Aquatic Toxicity Test Using the Moss Physcomitrella Patens (Hedw) B.S.G.
    Morgan E., Swigert J., Wu Y.

    Managing Ecological Risks of Contaminated Sediment
    Peddicord R.

    A Review of the Current Status of Marine Algal Toxicity Testing in the United States
    Anderson B., Steele R., Thursby G., Walsh G.

    A Method for Conducting Acute Toxicity Tests with the Early Life Stages of Freshwater Mussels
    Johnson I., Keller A., Zam S.

    Quality Control in Aquatic Toxicity Testing Programs: Evaluation of Copper and Hexavalent Chromium As Reference Toxicants
    Askew A., Jop K., MacGregor J., Texeira D.

    Toxicity of Ambient Waters to the Estuarine Mysid, Mysidopsis bahia
    Barbieri J., Khan A., Khan S., Sweeney F.

    Validation and Upgrade of a QSAR Study of the Toxicity of Amines to Freshwater Fish
    Johnson D., Nabholz J., Newsome L.

    Author Index

    Subject Index


    Committee: E47

    Paper ID: STP1179-EB

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1179-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5234-2

    ISBN-PRINT: 978-0-8031-1860-7

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