Government literature. The availability
of these documents is provided with each paragraph. The documents listed in
this paragraph are those versions amended through July 1, 2018 unless otherwise
Ohio EPA technical
documents. These documents are generally available in most Ohio public
libraries and the state library of Ohio. Information and copies may be obtained
by writing to "Voluntary Action Program, Lazarus Government Center, P.O. Box
1049, Columbus, OH" 43216-1049.
"Biological Criteria for the Protection of Aquatic Life: Volume II: User's
Manual for Biological Field Assessment of Ohio Surface Waters." Electronic pdfs
are as follows:
Ohio EPA. "Biological Criteria
for the Protection of Aquatic Life: Volume III: Standardized Biological Field
Sampling and Laboratory Methods for Assessing Fish and Macroinvertebrate
Communities. Division of Surface Water." October 1989, as amended through June
(c) Ohio EPA. "Biocriteria manual"
means collectively, unless specified otherwise, "Biological Criteria for the
Protection of Aquatic Life: Volume II" and "Biological Criteria for the
Protection of Aquatic Life: Volume III."
U.S. environmental protection
agency (U.S. EPA) technical documents. These documents are generally available
in Ohio public libraries and the state library of Ohio. Documents listed
without an address may be ordered by calling 800/490-9198. These documents may
also be obtained by writing to "U.S. EPA/ NSCEP, P.O. Box 42419, Cincinnati,
OH" 45242-0419. Documents listed with an address may also be obtained at that
address. Many of these documents may be obtained via online ordering at
. Some documents may be
available for purchase, not free of charge.
U.S. EPA. "Methods for Measuring the
Toxicity and Bioaccumulation of Sediment-Associated Contaminants with
Freshwater Invertebrates, March 2000, Second Edition. Office of Science and
Technology, Office of Water, Washington, DC." EPA 600R-99/064.
This is also referred to as the "U.S. EPA sediment toxicity
U.S. EPA. "Statistical Analysis of Ground
Water Monitoring Data at RCRA Facilities. Unified Guidance. EPA/R-09-007.
Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery Program Implementation and
Information Division. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency." 2009.
U.S. EPA. "Supplemental Guidance for
Developing Soil Screening Levels for Superfund Sites. Office of Solid Waste and
Emergency Response." Washington, DC. OSWER 9355.4 -24. December 2002.
U.S. EPA. "Test Methods for Evaluating
Solid Waste, Physical/Chemical Methods," U.S. EPA publication SW 846 [third
edition (November 1986), as amended by "Update I" in 1993, "Update II" in 1995,
"Update IIA" in 1994, "Updated IIB" in 1995, "Update III" in 1997, "Update
IIIA" in 1999, "Updated IIIB" in 2005, "Update IV" in 2008, "Updated V" in
2015, and "Updated V" in 2018], is available from the "National Technical
Information Service, U.S. Department of Commerce, 5301 Shawnee Road,
Alexandria, VA," 22312 or at
The following updates and methods as published in the test
methods compendium known as "Test Methods for Evaluating Solid Waste,
Physical/Chemical Methods," U.S. EPA publication SW 846, and are available for
purchase from the "National Technical Information Service, 5285 Port Royal
Road, Springfield, VA" 22161. A suffix of "A" in the method number indicates
revision one (the method has been revised once); a suffix of "B" in the method
number indicates revision two (the method has been revised twice); and so