Accession Number PB96-141452
Title Short-Term Methods for Estimating the Chronic Toxicity of Effluents and Receiving Water to Freshwater Organisms. Third Edition.
Publication Date Jul 1994
Media Count 366p
Personal Author D. J. Klemm J. M. Lazorchak M. A. Heber P. A. Lewis T. J. Norberg-King W. H. Peltier
Abstract This manual describes four short-term (four- to seven-day) methods for estimating the chronic toxicity of effluents and receiving waters to three freshwater species: The fathead minnow, Pimephales promelas, a daphnid, Ceriodaphnia dubia, and a green alga, ...
Keywords Algae
Aquatic animals
Aquatic plants
Bioassay
Chemical analysis
Chemical effluents
Collecting methods
Daphnia
Data analysis
Elimination system
Fresh water biology
Freshwater
Laboratory procedures
Minnows
National pollutant discharge
Quality assurance
Sample preparaton
Statistical analysis
Test methods
Toxicity
Water pollution effects(Animals)
Water pollution effects(Plants)
Water pollution sampling


 
Source Agency Environmental Protection Agency Office of Research and Development
NTIS Subject Category 68D - *
57H - Ecology
99A - Analytical Chemistry
Corporate Author Environmental Monitoring Systems Lab., Cincinnati, OH.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 9608
Contract Number N/A

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