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Sediment Cleanup User’s Manual SCUM

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
12-09-057December 1991December 2021
VIEW NOW Sediment Cleanup User’s Manual SCUM (Number of pages: 612) (Publication Size: 12306KB)
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Appendix B: SMARM Papers
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SCUM Summary of Public Comments
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Author(s) Chance Asher (et al.)
Description The purpose of this document is to provide guidance to Ecology staff, potentially liable persons, and technical consultants on how to conduct cleanup of contaminated sediment sites. The guidance focuses on implementing Part V provisions (Sediment Cleanup Standards) of the Sediment Management Standards rule, Chapter 173-204 WAC.

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Keywords SCUM1, SCUMII, SCUM 1, SCUM2, sediment sampling, SCUM 2, Sediment Cleanup Users Manual, SCUM II, Sampling and Analysis Plan, Sediment quality, guidance, cleanup, sediment, sediment management standards, clean up
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