Appendix B
Acronyms


ARARs

Applicable or Relevant and Appropriate Requirements

ASTM

American Society for Testing and Materials


BRAC

Base Realignment and Closure

BTEX

Benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, and xylenes(s)


CERCLA

Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act

CoC

Chemical(s) of Concern


DNAPL

Dense Nonaqueous Phase Liquid

DOD

Department of Defense

DSMOA

Defense State Memoranda of Agreement


EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

ESSRA

Enhanced Site-Specific Risk Assessment


FFA

Federal Facilities Agreement

FHC

Fuel Hydrocarbons

FS

Feasibility Study


HEAST

Health Effects Assessment Summary Tables

HOC

Hydrophobic Organic Compounds

HQ

Hazard Quotient

HRS

Hazard Ranking System


IRA

Interim Remedial Action

IRIS

Integrated Risk Information System


LLNL

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

LTM

Long-Term Monitoring

LUFT

Leaking Underground Fuel Tank


MCL

Maximum Contaminant Level



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--> MTBE Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether NAPL Nonaqueous Phase Liquids NAS Naval Air Station NCP National Contingency Plan NPL National Priorities List NRC National Research Council NSB Naval Submarine Base PA Preliminary Assessment PCB Polychlorinated Biphenyls PCE Perchloroethene POL Petroleum, Oil, and Lubricants PRG Preliminary Remediation Goal RA Remedial Action RA-C Remedial Action-Construction RA-O Remedial Action-Operations RAB Restoration Advisory Board RAGS Risk Assessment Guidance for Superfund RBCA Risk-Based Corrective Action RBDM Risk-Based Decision Making RBSL Risk-Based Screening Level RC Response Complete RCRA Resource Conservation and Recovery Act RD Remedial Design RESC Relevant Ecological Screening Criteria RI Remedial Investigation RIP Remedy in Place ROD Record of Decision SARA Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act SI Site Inspection SSEC Site-Specific Ecological Criteria SSG Soil Screening Guidance SSL Soil Screening Level SSTL Site-Specific Target Level TAC Technical Advisory Committee TPH Total Petroleum Hydrocarbons UST Underground Storage Tank WSTB Water Science and Technology Board