RISK: Health, Safety & Environment (1990-2002)


After comparing sampled and modelled dioxin levels in the tissue of fish near pulp and paper mill discharges, the authors argue that, until an improved bioaccumulation model is incorporated into EPA's Risk assessment process, determination of human health Risks associated with consuming dioxin-contaminated fish should be based on sampling.

Repository Citation

Judy S. LaKind & Daniel Q. Naiman , Comparison of Predicted and Observed Dioxin Levels in Fish: Implications for Risk Assessment, 4 RISK 253 (1993).