Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, 1996
Entry ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_SLP_HWSPDCM96

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Summary
Abstract: The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, 1996 is a database providing georeferenced data for 1562 National Priorities List (NPL) Superfund sites. These were selected from the larger set of the GRASP Hazardous Waste polygon boundary database, based on NPL site identification numbers provided by EPA for 2008, but ... View entire text

Purpose: To provide an easily accessible, corrected dataset of polygons for hazardous waste sites in the United States which can be used to identify nearby populations and assess their potential risk.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 64.84   S: 17.96   E: -65.76   W: -176.63

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registries (ATSDR)
Dataset Title: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon Data with CIESIN Modifications, 1996
Dataset Release Date: 2008
Dataset Release Place: Palisades, NY
Dataset Publisher: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC)
Version: 1.00
Data Presentation Form: vector
Online Resource: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/superfund-atsdr-hazardous...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-08-29
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
Originating Center
Data Center
Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/
Dataset ID: CIESIN_SEDAC_SLP_HWSPDCM96

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
Distribution
Distribution Media: ONLINE HTTP
Distribution Size: 1.310000
Distribution Format: SHP
Fees: 0
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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
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Publications/References
United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA), and Center for International Earth Science Information Network (CIESIN)/Columbia University (2008), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) National Priorities List (NPL) Sites Point Data with CIESIN Modifications, 2008, 1.00, NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC), Palisades, NY, http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/superfund-epa-national-pr...

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) (1996), Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) Hazardous Waste Site Polygon, 1.00, Geospatial Research, Analysis, and Services Program (GRASP), Atlanta, GA, http://sedac.ciesin.columbia.edu/data/set/superfund-atsdr-hazardous...
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-08-05
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