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Guidance On Specific Types of Treatability Studies

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Biodegradation

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Aerobic Biodegradation Remedy Screening - Interim Guidance" (July 1991)
Facilitates in the planning and execution of aerobic biodegradation remedy screening treatability studies in support of the remedial investigation/feasibility study (RI/FS) and the remedial design/remedial action (RD/RA) processes. [43 pp]
EPA 540/2-91/013A, NTIS: PB92-109065INZ
PDF Searchable (536 K)

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Aerobic Biodegradation Remedy Screening. Quick Reference Fact Sheet" (July 1991)
Summarizes the key concepts of the detailed guidance above. It focuses on the planning and execution of aerobic biodegradation remedy screening. [9 pp]
EPA 540/2-91/013B, NTIS: PB92-224377INX
PDF Searchable (953 K)

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Biodegradation Remedy Selection. Interim Guidance" (1993)
Provides detailed information to facilitate the planning and execution of biodegredation treatability studies in support of the RI/FS and RD/RA processes. [85 pp]
EPA 540/R-93/519A, NTIS: PB94-117470INZ
PDF Searchable (919 K)

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Biodegradation Remedy Selection. Quick Reference Fact Sheet" (August 1993)
Summarizes the key concepts of the detailed guidance above. It focuses on the planning and execution of aerobic biodegradation remedy selection. [11 pp]
EPA 540/R-93/519B, NTIS: PB94-144136INZ
PDF Searchable (109 K)

Chemical Dehalogenation

"Guide for Conducting Treatabililty Studies under CERCLA: Chemical Dehalogenation" (May 1992)
The purpose of remedy-screening studies for chemical dehalogenation technologies is to determine if the technology is chemically feasible for the contaminants/matrix of concern. This guide presents information on treatability studies involving chemical dehalogenation of soils and sludges. [80 pp]
EPA 540/R-92/013A, NTIS: PB92-169044INX
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"Chemical Dehalogenation Treatability Studies under CERCLA: An Overview" (May 1992)
Presents a description of and discusses the applicability and limitations of chemical dehalogenation technologies and defines the prescreening and field measurement data needed to determine if treatability testing is required. [10 pp]
EPA 540/R-92/013B, NTIS: PB92-169275INX
PDF Searchable (92 K)

Soil Vapor Extraction

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Soil Vapor Extraction, Interim Guidance" (September 1991)
Provides detailed information to facilitate the planning and execution of soil vapor extraction treatability studies during the RI/FS and RD/RA processes. [83 pp]
EPA 540/2-91/019A, NTIS: PB92-227271INX
PDF Searchable (873 K)

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Soil Vapor Extraction. Quick Reference Fact Sheet." (September 1991)
Summarizes the key concepts of the detailed guidance above. [10 pp]
EPA 540/2-91/019B, NTIS: PB92-224401INX
PDF Searchable (188 K)

Soil Washing

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Soil Washing. Interim Guidance." (September 1991)
Provides detailed information to facilitate the planning and execution of soil washing treatability studies in support of the RI/FS and RD/RA processes. [47 pp]
EPA 540/2-91/020A, NTIS: PB92-170570INZ
PDF Searchable (430 K)

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Soil Washing - Quick Reference Fact Sheet." (September 1991)
Summarizes the key concepts of the detailed guidance above. [9 pp]
EPA 540/2-91/020B, NTIS: PB92-170588INZ
PDF Searchable (518 K)

Solvent Extraction

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Solvent Extraction. Interim Guidance." (August 1992)
Provides detailed information to facilitate the planning and execution of solvent extraction treatability studies during the RI/FS and RD/RA processes. [47 pp]
EPA 540/R-92/016A, NTIS: PB92-239581INZ
PDF Searchable (482 K)

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Solvent Extraction. Quick Reference Fact Sheet." (August 1992)
Summarizes the key concepts of the detailed guidance above. [9 pp]
EPA 540/R-92/016B, NTIS: PB92-239599INZ
PDF Searchable (188 K)

Thermal Desorption

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Thermal Desorption Remedy Selection. Interim Guidance." (September 1992)
Provides detailed information to facilitate the planning and execution of soil thermal desorption treatability studies during the RI/FS and RD/RA processes. [47 pp]
EPA/540/R-92/074A, NTIS: PB93-126597INZ
PDF Searchable (578 K)

"Guide for Conducting Treatability Studies under CERCLA: Thermal Desorption. Quick Reference Fact Sheet." (September 1992)
Summarizes the key concepts of the detailed guidance above. [9 pp]
EPA 540/R-92/074B, NTIS: PB93-121325INZ
PDF Searchable (74 K)

 

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