Revised December 1997
"Terms Of Environment" defines in non-technical language the more commonly used environmental terms appearing in EPA publications, news releases, and other Agency documents available to the general public, students, the media, and Agency employees.
The terms selected for inclusion are derived from previously published lists, internal glossaries produced by various programs and specific suggestions made by personnel in many Agency offices. The chemicals and pesticides selected for inclusion are limited to those most frequently referred to in Agency publications or that are the subject of major regulatory or program
Definitions or information about substances or program activities not included herein may be found in EPA libraries or scientific/technical reference documents, or may be obtained from various program offices.
Editorial Services Division,
Office of Communications, Education, and Public Affairs, 1704,
USEPA, Washington DC 20460.
CEM-181H Glossary of Chemical Terminology (化学术语表)
EPA/OPPT: Chemical Fact Sheets (环境中化学品事实数据库)
Summary by 李晓霞 on 2002-11-05
Last updated by 何莉 on 2003-12-09