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Hazard Assessment of Inorganic Metals and Metal Substances in Terrestrial Systems

The primary focus of this SETAC Pellston Workshop was the aquatic environment. Although the terrestrial environment received consideration with regard to the unit world model (UWM) (Chapter 3) and is discussed in this chapter, this discussion is not intended to provide a comprehensive analysis of the current state of the art for hazard assessment of metals in terrestrial systems.