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WRRCTR No.159 Decontamination of Chromium-Contaminated Soil in Hawai'i

ScholarSpace at University of Hawaii at Manoa

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Title WRRCTR No.159 Decontamination of Chromium-Contaminated Soil in Hawai'i
Creator Dugan, Gordon L Gee, Henry K Lau, L Stephen
Subject chromium soil contamination soil treatment chemical precipitation hazardous waste Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard Oahu Hawaii Chromium -- Environmental aspects. Soil pollution. Soils -- Leaching.
Description Approximately 1 841 m3 (65,000 ft^3) of chromium-contaminated soil, classified as hazardous waste (>5 mg/l chromium extract concentration as measured by the EP toxicity test) was found near the new pipe shop at the Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard on Oahu, Hawaii. Unless treated to a safe level, the contaminated soil required disposal in a Class 1 landfill, the closest being in the continental United States. Based on simple laboratory and pilot plant procedures, the project proved that chromium...
Date 1984-03
Type Report
Identifier Dugan GL, Gee HK, Lau LS. 1984. Decontamination of chromium-contaminated soil in Hawai'i. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 159. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/2001
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 159
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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