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PETITIONED PUBLIC HEALTH ASSESSMENT

T.H. AGRICULTURE AND NUTRITION (ALBANY)
ALBANY, DOUGHERTY COUNTY, GEORGIA
CERCLIS NO. GAD042101261

December 8, 1999

Prepared by:

Petition Response Section
Exposure Investigations and Consultation Branch
Division of Health Assessment and Consultation
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry


TABLE OF CONTENTS

LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS

1 SUMMARY

2 PURPOSE

3 BACKGROUND

    3.1 Site Description
    3.2 Land and Natural Resource Use
    3.3 Demographics
    3.4 Status of Remedial Actions
    3.5 Status of ATSDR Activities

4 DISCUSSION

    4.1 On-Site Air
    4.2 Off-Site Air
    4.3 Surface Water
    4.4 Sediment
    4.5 Groundwater

5 COMMUNITY HEALTH CONCERNS EVALUATION

6 CONCLUSIONS

7 RECOMMENDATIONS

8 PUBLIC HEALTH ACTION PLAN

9 PUBLIC COMMENT

10 PREPARERS OF REPORT

11 REFERENCES AND DOCUMENTS REVIEWED

APPENDIX A - FIGURE

    Figure 1: T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition Demographic Statistics

APPENDIX B - TABLES

    Table 1: T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition Site 1994 Ambient Air Data
    Table 2: T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition Site 1995 Surface Water Data
    Table 3: T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition Site 1995 Sediment Data
    Table 4: T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition Site 1992 Groundwater Data
    Table 5: T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition Site 1998/1999 Groundwater Data

APPENDIX C - COMPARISON VALUES

APPENDIX D - ATSDR METHODOLOGY

APPENDIX E - GLOSSARY


LIST OF ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS

ATSDR Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
AROA ATSDR Record of Activity
BHC Hexachlorocyclohexane
CDM Camp Dresser & McKee Federal Programs Corporation
CLHA Child Longer Term Health Advisory
CREG Cancer Risk Evaluation Guide
DDD 1,1-dichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethane
DDE 1,1-dichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethylene
DDT 1,1,1-trichloro-2,2-bis(p-chlorophenyl)ethane
DOT Department of Transportation
DWEL

Drinking Water Equivalent Level

EMEG Environmental Media Evaluation Guide
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
GAEPD Georgia Environmental Protection Division
HI Hazard Index
LTTD Low temperature thermal desorption
m3 Cubic meter
MCL Maximum Contaminant Level
mgd Million gallons per day
ND Not detected
OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration
OU Operable Unit
PEL Personal Exposure Limit
ppb Parts per billion
ppm Parts per million
PRP Potentially responsible party
RBC Risk-Based Concentration
RfC Reference Concentration
RfD Reference Dose
RMEG Reference Dose Media Evaluation Guide
ROD Record of Decision
THAN T.H. Agriculture & Nutrition
USDA United States Department of Agriculture
USGS United States Geologic Survey
VOCs Volatile organic compounds
WCC Woodward-Clyde Consultants


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