The Biotic Ligand Model: Technical Support Document for Its Application to the Evaluation of Water Quality Criteria for Copper
|EPA Number: ||822R03027|
|Date of Publication:||November, 2003|
|Audience||concerned citizens, industry, Regulated Community, Scientific Community, State and local government, Teachers or Educators, Other|
The Biotic Ligand Model (BLM) is suitable for use in evaluating differences in the availability and toxicity of metals such as copper and other metals, differences that occur as a result of changes in water chemistry from site to site, and at a given site over time.
Biotic Ligand Model (BLM)
Water Pollution Effects
Maximum Permissible Exposure