Site specific risk assessment of an energy-from-waste thermal treatment facility in Durham Region, Ontario, Canada. Part A: Human health risk assessment.

@article{Ollson2014SiteSR,
  title={Site specific risk assessment of an energy-from-waste thermal treatment facility in Durham Region, Ontario, Canada. Part A: Human health risk assessment.},
  author={Christopher A. Ollson and Loren D. Knopper and Melissa L. Whitfield Aslund and Ruwan Jayasinghe},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2014},
  volume={466-467},
  pages={345-56}
}
The regions of Durham and York in Ontario, Canada have partnered to construct an energy-from-waste thermal treatment facility as part of a long term strategy for the management of their municipal solid waste. This paper presents the results of a comprehensive human health risk assessment for this facility. This assessment was based on extensive sampling of baseline environmental conditions (e.g., collection and analysis of air, soil, water, and biota samples) as well as detailed site specific… CONTINUE READING

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