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ATSDR Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data, Version 2
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_SSF_HWSPDv2_2.0


Summary
Abstract: The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data, Version 2 consists of 2,080 polygons for selected hazardous waste sites that were compiled on May 26, 2010. Most polygons represent sites considered for cleanup under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA or Superfund). Typical sites are either on the EPA ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide the ATSDR polygon data set of hazardous waste sites in the United States, Puerto Rico, and other territories which can be used to identify nearby populations and assess their potential risk.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 68.36   S: 13.43   E: 144.76   W: -176.63

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry - ATSDR.
Dataset Title: ATSDR Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data, Version 2
Dataset Release Date: 2010-01-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 2.0
Dataset DOI: 10.7927/H48P5XF7
Online Resource: https://doi.org/10.7927/H48P5XF7
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2010-05-26
Stop Date: 2010-05-26
Platform
MODELS
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Users are free to use, copy, distribute, transmit, and adapt the work for commercial and non-commercial purposes, without restriction, as long as clear attribution of the source is provided.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SEDAC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 845-365-8920
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: ciesin.info at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: +1 845-365-8988
Fax: +1 845-365-8922
Email: metadata at ciesin.columbia.edu
Contact Address:
61 Route 9W, P.O. Box 1000
City: Palisades
Province or State: New York
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry - ATSDR, National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences Columbia University Superfund Research Program - NIEHS CU SRP, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University (2014-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), ATSDR Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, Version 2, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:doi:10.7927/H4DF6P5Z, https://doi.org/10.7927/H4DF6P5Z

United States Environmental Protection Agency - US EPA, National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences Columbia University Superfund Research Program - NIEHS CU SRP, and Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University (2010-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), U.S. EPA National Priorities List (NPL) Sites Point Data with CIESIN Modifications, Version 2, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, doi:doi:10.7927/H44X55RB, https://doi.org/10.7927/H44X55RB
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-05-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-16


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