Activities of Federal agencies concerning selected high volume chemicals

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The Agency, 1975 - Medical - 31 pages
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Page 1 - The Congress hereby declares that it is the policy of the United States that there should be no discharges of oil or hazardous substances into or upon the navigable waters of the United States, adjoining shorelines, or into or upon the waters of the contiguous zone...
Page i - Preliminary Assessment of the Environmental Problems Associated with Vinyl Chloride and Polyvinyl Chloride
Page 13 - Galrcfton (CLG— 3), first of the guided-missile cruisers. lie also served as a member of the General Planning Group, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Navy Department; Senior Naval Assistant to the Director. Defense Research and Engineering, Office of the Secretary of Defense ; Director of the Long Range Objectives Group, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations. Navy Department ; Commander Amphibious Forces, Pacific Fleet...
Page 9 - ... regulating transportation of hazardous materials should help the Congress evaluate the Department's plans and budget requests for carrying out a more effective safety program and any legislation that the Department submits to strengthen its enforcement activities. Tear Sheet...
Page 1 - ... total suspended solids (TSS), biochemical oxygen demand (BOD), and chemical oxygen demand (COD).
Page 10 - The purpose of the List is to identify "all known toxic substances" and to provide relevant data on the toxic effects of various levels of exposure to those substances.
Page 4 - Section 111 of the Clean Air Act requires that EPA set emission standards for new or modified sources which may contribute significantly to air pollution and endanger public health or welfare.
Page 6 - Other studies involve the human health effects of exposure to nitrogen oxides; photochemical oxides; and hydrocarbons which, when released into the atmosphere in the presence of oxides of nitrogen and sunlight, lead to the formation of photochemical oxidants such as ozone and nitrogen dioxide.
Page 10 - Act, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has responsibility for regulating a wide range of chemical products intended for household use.

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