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NOTICE: Drafts/Preliminary Updates of four separate TGM Sections have been
posted on the HEER Office website, What’s New Section - http://eha-web.doh.hawaii.gov/eha-cma/Org/HEER for public
review and comment (see entries for January
and February 2016). These include:
- Draft of new TGM Section 8 – Field Screening Methods, Comments due March 15, 2016;
- Preliminary Updates to TGM Section 3 - Site Investigation Design and Implementation,
Comments due February 29, 2016;
- Preliminary Updates to TGM Section 4 – Decision Unit and Multi Increment Sampling,
Comments due February 29, 2016, and;
- Preliminary Updates to TGM Section 5 – Soil and Sediment Sample Collection, Comments
due February 29, 2016
(Preliminary Updates to TGM Sections 3, 4, and 5 were posted together as a package
as they are closely related)
The “Invitation to Comment” letters posted with these Draft/Preliminary Updates
indicate how you may comment and where to send comments in the requested time frame.
We welcome and solicit any comments to help us improve these guidance Sections before
they are finalized and posted to this TGM.
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under Hawai'i Revised Statutes, 128D.
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and provided in an easy to use electronic format. See "Log of TGM Updates"
link for details when each section of the TGM was posted or updated for use.
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- Office of Hazard Evaluation and Emergency Response
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