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Soil quality - Characterization of soil with respect to human exposure

ISO 15800:2003 Publication Description:

ISO 15800:2003 gives guidelines on the kind and extent of soil characterization necessary for the evaluation of human exposure to substances that can cause adverse effects.

The possibilities of standardizing the calculations used for the assessment of human exposure are not included in ISO 15800:2003.

The information needed for evaluation of human exposure to contaminants leached from soil to surface and/or groundwater or transferred by runoff is not included in ISO 15800:2003. Aspects related to radioactivity and pathogens in soil and potential human exposure hereto are also not included in ISO 15800:2003.

International Classification for Standards (ICS)

ICS Classification Field ICS Field Sub-Group and Number
ICS-13-Environment ICS Soil-Other Standards (13.080.99)

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