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Support for this project was provided by the American Petroleum Institute under contract no. 97-0000-1957, the Chemical Manufacturers’ Association, Chevron, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, the National Mining Association, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission under contract no. NRC-04-97-068, the U.S. Army under contract no. DACA31-97-P-1191, the U.S. Department of Energy under contract no. DE-FC01-94EW54069, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency under contract no. R-826445-01-0, the U.S. Geological Survey under contract no. 1434-HQ-97-AG-01775, and the U.S. Navy under contract no. N62467-97-M-1009.

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Natural attenuation for groundwater remediation / Committee on Intrinsic Remediation, Water Science and Technology Board [and] Board on Radioactive Waste Management, Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources.

p. cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

ISBN 0-309-06932-7 (casebound)

1. Hazardous wastes—Natural attenuation—Evaluation. 2. In situ bioremediation—Evaluation. 3. Hazardous waste site remediation—Evaluation. 4. Groundwater—Purification. I. National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Intrinsic Remediation.

TD1060 .N37 2000

628.1′68—dc21 00-008896

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