A Acronyms


ABS

Absorption factor

AhR

Aromatic hydrocarbon receptor

APA

Administrative Procedure Act

ARAR

Applicable or relevant and appropriate requirements

ASTM

American Society for Testing and Materials

ASV

Anodic stripping voltammetry

ATP

Adenosine triphosphate

AVS

Acid volatile sulfide


BMF

Biomagnification Factor

BSAF

Biota Sediment/Soil Accumulation Factor

BTEX

Benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylene


CBR

Critical body residue

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CEC

Cation exchange capacity

CERCLA

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act

CWA

Clean Water Act


DAF

Dilution attenuation factor



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