ATSDR Dose Calculator
What is the ATSDR Dose Calculator?
The ATSDR Dose Calculator is a computer program that allows users to calculate the amount of a
toxic substance an individual may be exposed to (dose).
New! Download the Dose Calculator [Microsoft Access mde file, 27.3 MB]
If prompted, please select "Save" or "Save as" to save the file to your computer or network drive. Then double-click the downloaded file to launch the tool.
What are some features of the ATSDR Dose Calculator?
Save and retrieve doses
Select from 4 scenarios: Air, Soil, Water, Fish consumption
Allows users to customize exposure parameters (e.g., age of people exposed, quantity of soil/water/fish ingested, number of days exposed (arms, legs, feet, hands, arms, torso, head). (TYPO)
Incoporates sophisticated computational algorithms to calculate exposure doses for skin contact scenarios
Calculates cancer risk estimations for chemicals containing cancer risk factors.
Displays ATSDR and EPA health comparison values
Assist reviewers of brownfields/Land Reuse data
What entities are using the ATSDR Dose Calculator?
- Health Departments (from local to state level)
- Development Community
- Regulatory Agencies
- Environmental Health Professionals