Public health assessment for Chemfax, Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, Region 4. Cerclis No. MSD008154486. Final report
Chemfax Inc. is an active chemical processing plant in Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi. Workers at the site were exposed to several PAHs in surface soil and sediments, and to benzene, methylene chloride, and styrene in air at levels of public health concern. Potential routes for human exposure include ambient air, surface water and edible fish from the Industrial Seaway, groundwater, well water, and public supply water. ATSDR has made recommendations to reduce and prevent exposure to contaminants, characterize the site better, and implement institutional controls and other activities.
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- Resource Type:
- Technical Report
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- Other Information: PBD: 2 Mar 1995
- Research Org:
- Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, GA (United States)
- Country of Publication:
- United States
- 54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; SURFACE WATERS; POLLUTION; POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS; ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURE PATHWAY; PUBLIC HEALTH; RISK ASSESSMENT; SOILS
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