Title: Bioavailability of Contaminants in Soil: Considerations for Human Health Risk Assessment.  
Resource Type: document --> guidance / decision support 
Country: USA 
Language(s): English
 
Year: 2017 
Author 1/Producer: Interstate Technology and Regulatory Council (ITRC) 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Report/Document number/description: Publication Date: November 2017 
Publisher Country: USA 
Publisher web link (root): http://itrcweb.org/
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://bcs-1.itrcweb.org/  
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Risk assessment-->Receptor: Human health
 
Short description: This document describes the general concepts of the bioavailability of contaminants in soil, reviews the state of the science, and discusses how to incorporate bioavailability into human health risk assessment. This guidance addresses lead, arsenic, and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons for the incidental ingestion of soil  
Submitted By: Professor Paul Bardos WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 01/12/2017