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Water: Methyl mercury

Human Health Criteria - Methylmercury Fish Tissue Criterion (Document)

January 2001; EPA-823-R-01-001

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Final guidance for using this criterion (PDF) (221 pp, 3.03MB) is available.

Complete Document (PDF) (303 pp, 1.0MB) (EPA-823-B-01-001)

  • Introduction
    • Acknowledgments
    • External Peer Reviewers
    • Contents
    • Executive Summary
  • Chapter: Introduction
  • Chapter 2: Toxicokinetics
  • Chapter 3: Toxicological Basis for Criteria
  • Chapter 4: Risk Assessment for Methylmercury
  • Chapter 5: Exposure Assessment
  • Chapter 6: Mercury Bioaccumulation
  • Chapter 7: Water Quality Criterion Calculation
  • Chapter 8: References
  • Appendix A
    • Section I: Draft National Methylmuercury Bioaccumulation Factors
    • Section II: Chemical Translators for Mercury & Methylmercury

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