Risk Assessment of Groundwater Contamination and Current Applications in the Decision-Making Process

Frederick W. Johnson

DOI: 10.2190/0LAC-0REG-UP1A-8CC3


This article assesses the information needs for risk assessments of groundwater contamination in light of attendant liability, regulatory, and economic concerns. Several case studies of environmental remediation alternatives, potential facility liability, and environmental risks are presented.

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