Health Effects Assessment for 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-P-Dioxin (1984)
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The document represents a brief, quantitatively oriented scientific summary of health effects data. It was developed by the Environmental Criteria and Assessment Office to assist the Office of Emergency and Remedial Response in establishing chemical-specific health-related goals of remedial actions. If applicable, chemical-specific subchronic and chronic toxicity interim acceptable intakes are determined for systemic toxicants, or q(sub 1)* values are determined for carcinogens for both oral and inhalation routes. A q(sub 1)* was determined for 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin based on oral exposure.