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E1383-94* Standard guide for conducting sediment toxicity tests with freshwater invertebrates.

Discontinued 1995 replaced by E1706-95b Standard Test Methods for Measuring the

Toxicity of Sediment-Associated Contaminants with Fresh Water Invertebrates

* Appears in – Traunspurger, et al. Ecotoxicological Assessment of Aquatic Sediments with Caenorhabditis elegans (Nematoda) - a Method for Testing Liquid Medium and Whole Sediment Samples. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, v.16,no.2,pp.245-250, 1997

And in - Hunt, et al. Precision and Sensitivity of a Seven day Growth and Survaval toxicity Test Using the West Coast Marine Mysid Crustacean Holmesimysis Costata. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, v.16,n.4,pp.762-769,1997

And in - Day, et al Review of whole-organism bioassays: Soil, freshwater sediment, and freshwater assessment in Canada. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, v.30, n.3, (1995): 221-251.

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