6 . Potential for Human Exposure

  • Water


Perchlorates have been identified in at least 49 of the 1,581 hazardous waste sites that have been proposed for inclusion on the EPA National Priorities List (NPL) (EPA 2008b, 2008c). However, the number of sites evaluated for perchlorates is not known. The frequency of these sites can be seen in Figure 6-1. Perchlorates are high melting inorganic salts… (More)


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