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BIBLIOGRAPHY

Colburn, Theo. Our Stolen Future: Are we Threatening Our Fertility, Intelligence, and Survival?--A Scientific Detective Story. New York: Dutton, 1996.

 

Dracos, Ted. Biocidal: Confronting the Poisonous Legacy of PCBs.  Boston: Beacon Press, 2010.

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PCBs: EXPOSURE & HEALTH

REMEDIATION TECHNOLOGY

Alcock, Ruth E. "Dioxin-Like PCBs In the Environment: Human Exposure and the Significance of Sources." Chemosphere, Vol. 27, No. 8, pp 1457-1472, 1998.

Ansari, Abid Ali. Phytoremediation: Management of Environmental Contaminants, Vol. 2. New York: Springer, 2015.

Carpenter, Brad.  "Dredged Sediment Disposal." Water Environment & Technology. Nov 1997.

Shuurmann, Gerrit & Markert, Bernd. Ecotoxicology: Ecological Fundamentals, Chemical Exposure, and Biological Effects. New York: John Wiley, 1998.

 

World Health Orgnanization. Polychlorinated Biphenyls: Human Health Aspects. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2003. (Concice International Assessment Document; no. 55)

Raczon, Frank. "Dredging Up Results On Land and Underwater." Construction Equipment, Jan 2016.

Jaglal, Kendrick. "Contaminated Aquatic Sediments." Water Environment Research, Vol. 85(10).

EPA & GE: LEGAL AGREEMENTS

"Consent Decree." United States of America, State of Connecticut, Commonwealth of Massachusetts vs. General Electric Co. Civil Actions No. 99-30225. October 5, 1999.

Schaanning, Morten. "Emperimental Results on Effects of Capping on Fluxes of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) From Historically Contaminated Sediments. Marine Chemistry, 2006, Vol.102 (1).

Environmental Protection Agency (E.P.A.). Final Permit Modification.  October, 2016.

Sowers, Kevin R. "In Situ Treatment of PCBs by Anaerobic Microbial Dechlorination In Aquatic Sediments: Are We There Yet?" Current Opinion in Biotechnology. June 2013, Vol.24 (3).

Liao, Kaixia. Dewatering of Natural Sediments Using Geotextile Tubes. Dissertation, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Syracuse University, 2008.

General Electric Company. Housatonic River - Rest of River Revised Corrective Measures Study Report. October 2010.