This summary contains key science policy issues and decisions reached by CSST in the development of its soil standards. The summary is presented in two parts. Part I deals with policy issues related to the development of soil quality criteria based on procedures as proposed by CCME and considered by CSST. Part II documents policy issues and decisions related to the development of soil quality standards based on "novel" procedures unique to CSST.
Risk Assessment Unit- Environmental Protection Department. 1996. Contaminated Sites Soil Taskgroup (CSST) Policy Decision Summary. BC Ministry of Environment Lands and Parks