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    Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment

    Landis WG, Hughes JS, Lewis MA
    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


    Ecological Hazard Evaluation and Risk Assessment Under EPA's Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA): An Introduction

    Assessing Ecological Hazard Under TSCA: Methods and Evaluation of Data

    Environmental Risk Assessment of New Chemicals Under the Toxic Substances Control Act TSCA Section Five

    The Use and Application of QSARs in the Office of Toxic Substances for Ecological Hazard Assessment of New Chemicals

    Assessment of Genetically Engineered Microorganisms Under TSCA: Considerations Prior to Use in Fermentors or Small-Scale Field Release

    The Quotient Method of Ecological Risk Assessment and Modeling under TSCA: A Review

    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

    Effects of Acidic Growth Conditions on Systematic Characters in the Conjugating Green Algae (Zygnemataceae, Chlorophyta)

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

    Developmental Stability: A Sensitive Indicator of Populations Under Stress

    Evaluation of the Ability of Alcaligenes denitrificans denitrificans CR-1 to Degrade the Riot Control Agent CR Using the Standardized Aquatic Microcosm

    A Microcosm Using Naturally Derived Microbial Communities: Comparative Ecotoxicology

    An Aquatic/Terrestrial Foodweb Model for Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)

    Applications of the Neutral Red Cytotoxicity Assay to Risk Assessment of Aquatic Contaminants: An Overview

    Suspected Tolerance to Benzo(a)pyrene Using Chromosomal Puffing in Chironomus tentans

    A Laboratory Evaluation of the Use of Stress Proteins in Fish to Detect Changes in Water Quality

    Morphometric and Histologic Changes in Brains of Great Blue Heron Hatchlings Exposed to PCDDs: Preliminary Analyses

    Status and Applications of Echinoid (Phylum Echinodermata) Toxicity Test Methods

    Water Column Toxicity from Contaminated Marine Sediments: Effects on Multiple Endpoints of Three Marine Species

    From Research to Routine: A Review of Toxicity Testing with Marine Molluscs

    An Aquatic Toxicity Test Using the Moss Physcomitrella Patens (Hedw) B.S.G.

    Managing Ecological Risks of Contaminated Sediment

    A Review of the Current Status of Marine Algal Toxicity Testing in the United States

    A Method for Conducting Acute Toxicity Tests with the Early Life Stages of Freshwater Mussels

    Quality Control in Aquatic Toxicity Testing Programs: Evaluation of Copper and Hexavalent Chromium As Reference Toxicants

    Toxicity of Ambient Waters to the Estuarine Mysid, Mysidopsis bahia

    Validation and Upgrade of a QSAR Study of the Toxicity of Amines to Freshwater Fish

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Committee: E47

    DOI: 10.1520/STP1179-EB

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

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-1860-7