DOE-HDBK-1046-2008, Temporary Emergency Exposure Limits for Chemicals: Methods and Practice

Functional areas: Emergency Planning, Exposure Limits, Hazardous Chemicals, Uncontrolled Release
This order, and its Guides issued in 2007, reference Acute Exposure Guideline Levels (AEGLs) and Emergency Response Planning Guidelines (ERPGs) as the emergency exposure limits of choice. This document describes why TEELs are needed, their role in emergency planning in DOE, the history of their development, and the methods by which they are developed.

DOE-HDBK-1046-2008.pdf -- PDF Document, 925 KB
    ID: DOE-HDBK-1046-2008
    Type: Handbook
    Senior Line Manager: Technical Standards Program
    Senior Line Manager Org: Not Provided
    OPI: HS - Office of Health, Safety and Security
    Preparing Activity: Diane Johnson
    Status: Archive
    Status comments: Superseded by DOE-STD-1046-2016
    Approved Date: Aug 21, 2008
    Last Update: Jan 06, 2017
    DNFSB Interest: No
    Invoked Standard: No
    There are no Directives invoking this standard.
    There are no Directives referencing this standard.