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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Protocol for Measuring the Relative Toxicity of Substances on Plant Foliage.
Author Thompson, C. R. ; Kats, Gerrit ; Dawson, Philip W. ; Doyle, Denise A. ;
CORP Author California Univ., Riverside. Statewide Air Pollution Research Center.;Corvallis Environmental Research Lab., OR.
Year Published 1981
Report Number EPA-R-806270; EPA-600/J-81-505;
Stock Number PB82-154709
Additional Subjects Toxicology ; Plants(Botany) ; Measurement ; Vegetation ; Tests ; Standards ; Reprints ; Toxic substances ; Protocols ; Toxic Substances Control Act ; Public Law 94-469
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB82-154709 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 9p
Increasing numbers of synthetic chemicals and naturally occurring substances are being utilized in many newly developed processes and in so doing become part of our environment. To find out how these compounds may be affecting vegetation, a standard test was needed for comparative evaluation of these materials so that government control officials could comply with the recently enacted Toxic Substances Control Act. Presented here is a protocol describing a procedure to test the effects of a variety of toxic substances on standard test plants.