Potential Uses of Phosphogypsum and Associated Risks: Background Information Document.
Background information document supporting revisions to the NESHAP for radionuclides from phosphogypsum stacks (see A.89.12, EIA for Radionuclide NESHAP). This BID contains an introduction, a general description of the fertilizer industry, a discussion of the physical and radiological characteristics of phosphogypsum, a discussion of the uses of phosphogypsum, analysis of the radiological risks associated with various uses of phosphogypsum, and an analysis of the availability and costs of substitute materials.
|Office of Air and Radiation|
|Office of Radiation Programs|
|Criteria and Standards Division|
|Background Cost-Related Document|
|S. Cohen & Associates, Inc.|