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Main Title Evaluation of the potential carcinogenicity of 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene (57-97-6) {microform} /
CORP Author Syracuse Research Corp., NY. ;Environmental Monitoring and Services, Inc., Washington, DC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Health and Environmental Assessment.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Emergency and Remedial Response;
Place Published Washington, D.C. :
Year Published 1988
Report Number EPA/600/8-91/117; EPA-68-03-3112; EPA-68-03-3182; OHEA-C-073-092
Stock Number PB93-185346
OCLC Number 46668013
Subjects Carcinogens; Toxicity; Humans; Animals; Dose-response relationships; Carcinogenicity tests; Risk assessment; Benzanthracene/dimethyl; CAS 57-97-6
Subject Added Ent Dimethylbenz(a)anthracene--Carcinogenicity
Holdings
Library   Call Number Additional Info Location Date Modified
ERBD PB93-185346 NERL/ESD-LV Library/Las Vegas,NV 04/06/2001
NTIS PB93-185346 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 22 p. ; 28 cm.
Abstract 7,12-Dimethylbenz(a)anthracene is a probable human carcinogen, classified as weight-of-evidence Group B2 under the EPA Guidelines for Carcinogen Risk Assessment (U.S. EPA, 1986a). Evidence on potential carcinogenicity from animal studies is 'Sufficient', and the evidence from human studies is 'No Data'. The potency factor (F) for 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene is estimated to be 540/(mg/kg/day), placing it in potency group 1 according to the CAG's methodology for evaluating potential carcinogens (U.S. EPA, 1986b). Combining the weight-of-evidence group and the potency group, 7,12-dimethylbenz(a)anthracene is assigned a 'HIGH' hazard ranking for the purposes of RQ adjustment.
Notes Cover title. "June 1988." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.
Supplementary Notes See also PB83-163477. Prepared in cooperation with Environmental Monitoring and Services, Inc., Washington, DC. Sponsored by Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Health and Environmental Assessment.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Health and Environmental Assessment. Carcinogen Assessment Group.
PUB Date Free Form {1988}
NTIS Prices PC A03/MF A01
BIB Level m
OCLC Time Stamp 20010404164720
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type MERGE
OCLC Rec Leader 01155nam 2200253Ka 45020