Assessment of the Potential Costs, Benefits, and Other Impacts of Chat Use in Transportation Projects.
As stipulated by Section 6006, "Use of Granular Mine Tailings" of the 2005 transportation bill (S.793), EPA is required to evaluate the costs, benefits, and economic impacts of establishing criteria for the safe and environmentally protective use of granular mine waste, known as "chat," in concrete and transportation projects.
|Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response|
|Economics, Methods & Risk Analysis Division|
|Office of Solid Waste|
|Economic Impact Assessment|
|Industrial Economics, Inc. (IEc)|