ORO Regulatory Guidance - Technical Memoranda

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Technical Memoranda by Title

  • Approach and Strategy for Developing Human Health Toxicity Information for Contaminants of Concern at Sites Administered by the U.S. Department of Energy Oak Ridge Field Office Environmental Restoration Program. [ES/ER/TM-38]
  • An Approach and Strategy for Performing Ecological Risk Assessments for the U.S. Department of Energy's Oak Ridge Reservation: 1995 Revision. [ES/ER/TM-33/R2]
  • Biota-Sediment Accumulation Factors for Invertebrates: Review and Recommendations for the Oak Ridge Reservation. [BJC/OR-112]
  • Criteria for Establishing De Minimis Levels of Radionuclides and Hazardous Chemicals in the Environment. [ES/ER/TM-187]
  • Decision Support for CERCLA Investigations: An Introduction to Decision Analysis Applications. [ES/ER/TM-134]
  • Determination of the Spatial Risk to Wildlife from Dispersed Contaminants on the Oak Ridge Reservation, Oak Ridge, Tennessee. [ES/ER/TM-229 (DRAFT)]
  • Development and Validation of Bioaccumulation Models for Earthworms. [ES/ER/TM-220] and Appendices A-D.
  • Development and Validation of Bioaccumulation Models for Small Mammals. [ES/ER/TM-219]
  • Ecological Profiles for Selected Metals and Other Inorganic Chemicals. [ES/ER/TM-210]
  • Empirical Models for the Uptake of Inorganic Chemicals from Soil by Plants. [BJC/OR-133]
  • Environmental Restoration Risk-Based Prioritization. [ES/ER/TM-112/R2]
  • Estimating Exposure of Terrestrial Wildlife to Contaminants. [ES/ER/TM-125]
  • Estimation of Whole-Fish Contaminant Concentrations from Fish Fillet Data. [ES/ER/TM-202]
  • Geostatistical Application in Environmental Remediation. [ES/ER/TM-146]
  • Guidance for Conducting Risk Assessments and Related Risk Activities for the DOE-ORO Environmental Management Program. [BJC/OR-271]
  • Guidance for Treatment of Variability and Uncertainty in Ecological Risk Assessments of Contaminated Sites. [BJC/OR-55]
  • Guide for Developing Conceptual Models for Ecological Risk Assessment. [ES/ER/TM-186]
  • Guide for Developing Data Quality Objectives for Ecological Risk Assessment at DOE-ORO Facilities. [ES/ER/TM-185/R1]
  • Guide for Performing Screening Ecological Risk Assessments at DOE Facilities. [ES/ER/TM-153]
  • Improved Methods for Calculating Concentrations Used in Exposure Assessments. [BJC/OR-416]
  • An Introductory Guide to Uncertainty Analysis in Environmental and Health Risk Assessment. [ES/ER/TM-35/R1]
  • An Investigation of, and Recommendations for, Statistical Comparisons Between Site and Background, Both with and without Censoring. [BJC/OR-157]
  • An Investigation of and Recommendations for Statistical Comparisons Between Site and Background. [ES/ER/TM-215 (DRAFT)]
  • Method for Calculating Preliminary Remediation Goals in Soil Protective of Groundwater. [ES/ER/TM-231 (DRAFT)]
  • Methodology for Estimating Radiation Dose Rates to Freshwater Biota Exposed to Radionuclides in the Environment. [ES/ER/TM-78]
  • Parameters and Models for Estimation of Human Health Risks from Ingestion of Contaminated Game. [ES/ER/TM-223 (DRAFT)]
  • Preliminary Remediation Goals for Ecological Endpoints. [ES/ER/TM-162/R2]
  • Preliminary Remediation Goals for Use at the U.S. Department of Energy Oak Ridge Operations Office [ES/ER/TM-106/R1] [Search the Database]
  • Radiological Benchmarks for Screening Contaminants of Potential Concern for Effects on Aquatic Biota. [BJC/OR-80]
  • Radiological Criteria for Remedial Actions at Radioactively Contaminated Sites. [ES/ER/TM-131]
  • Relative Risk Ranking Evaluation for the DOE Oak Ridge Operations. [ES/ER/TM-212]
  • Risk Assessment Program Data Management Implementation Plan. [ES/ER/TM-232]
  • Risk Assessment Quality Program Plan. [ES/ER/TM-117/R1]
  • Risk Assessment Strategy at DOE-ORO [ES/ER/TM-180] (superceded by BJC/OR-271)
  • Risk Characterization for Ecological Risk Assessment. [ES/ER/TM-200]
  • Terrestrial Habitat Mapping of the ORR: 1996 Summary [ES/ER/TM-201]
  • Toxicological Benchmarks for Screening Potential Contaminants of Concern for Effects on Aquatic Biota: 1996 Revision. [ES/ER/TM-96/R2]
  • Toxicological Benchmarks for Screening Potential Contaminants of Concern for Effects on Sediment-Associated Biota: 1997 Revision. [ES/ER/TM-95/R4]
  • Toxicological Benchmarks for Screening Potential Contaminants of Concern for Effects on Soil and Litter Invertebrates and Heterotrophic Processes. [ES/ER/TM-126/R2]
  • Toxicological Benchmarks for Screening Potential Contaminants of Concern for Effects on Terrestrial Plants: 1995 Version. [ES/ER/TM-85/R3]
  • Toxicological Benchmarks for Wildlife: 1996 Revision. [ES/ER/TM-86/R3]
  • The Use of Institutional Controls at Department of Energy Oak Ridge Field Office Environmental Restoration Sites [ES/ER/TM-28]