Title: International Workshop on the Potential Use of Bioaccessibility Testing in Risk Assessment of Land Contamination. Science Report SC040054 
Resource Type: document --> technical publication --> proceedings / conference paper(s) 
Country: United Kingdom 
Year of publication: 2005 
Availability: Environment Agency Science Report number SC040054. Environment Agency 2005, Bristol, England 
Author 1/Producer: Environment Agency 
Author / Producer Type: Agency, regulator or other governmental or inter-governmental body 
Publisher: Environment Agency 
Publisher City: Rio House, Waterside Drive, Aztec West Almondsbury, Bristol BS32 4UD England 
ISBN: 1844325113 
Report / download web link (=direct link): http://publications.environment-agency.gov.uk/pdf/SCHO1005BJ ...  
Format (e.g. PDF): PDF 
EUGRIS Keyword(s): Contaminated land-->Risk assessment-->Receptor: Human health
Contaminated land-->Risk assessment-->Toxicological information
 
Short description: A report into an International Workshop on the potential use of bioaccessibility testing in risk assessment of land contamination, 23 March 2005, Oxford, England. 
Long description: This document summaries the presentations, discussions and outcome of the workshop. Its objective is to provide an information source for the workshop delegates, and wider audiences who might have an interest in bioaccessibility testing and risk assessment of land contamination. The workshop was organised by the Environment Agency's Human Health Science team. It was attended by 38 delegates and brought together: - UK regulators, government departments and agencies, - Leading UK researchers - International Experts/regulators from - Danish Environmental Protection Agency - Danish Hydraulic Institute (DHI) - Water and Environment - Dutch National Institute of Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) - US Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) - US National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (US NIEHS) 
Link to News Items(s):   UK Bioaccessibility Workshop Report Published
UK Bioaccessibility Workshop Report Published
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