Title: CLR 8: Potential Contaminants for the Assessment of Land Contamination 
Resource Type: document --> guidance / decision support 
Country: United Kingdom 
Year: 2002 
Availability: R&D Publication CLR 8 **withdrawn 2008** 
Author 1/Producer: Environment Agency 
Other Authors/Producers: Defra 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
ISBN: 1 857 05733 3 
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/research/planning/33722 ...  
Format (e.g. PDF): PDF 
Size: (e.g. 20mb) 246 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Contaminants-->Contaminants overview
Contaminated land-->policy and regulatory
Contaminated land-->Risk assessment-->Sources
 
Short description: This report presents a selection of contaminants that may be relevant for the assessment of contaminated land because they are likely to be found on a large number of industrial sites in the UK and have teh potential to affect human health and the environment. The primary purpose of the report has been to provide UK government bodies with a guide to teh substances it should cover in its research work on contaminated land. The report is one in a series published by DEFRA and the Environment Agency that is relevant to the assessment of risks to human health arising from long-term exposure to soil contamination. 
Link to Organisation(s): Environment Agency (England and Wales)
 
Submitted By: Dr Richard Ogden WhoDoesWhat?      Last update: 30/12/2008