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Main Title Health advisory for 1,3- dinitrobenzene (final report) /
Author Hajjar, N. P. ; Brower, M. E. ; Turck, P. A. ; Kruger, C. L. ; Hartley, W. R.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Criteria and Standards Div.;Army Medical Research and Development Command, Fort Detrick, MD.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Science and Technology, Office of Water,
Year Published 1991
Stock Number PB91-159640
Additional Subjects Potable water ; Water quality ; Water pollution effects(Humans) ; Toxicology ; Health hazards ; Pharmacokinetics ; Metabolism ; Carcinogenicity tests ; Mutagenicity tests ; Teratogens ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Chemical analysis ; Skin(Anatomy) ; Eyes ; Dinitrobenzene ; CAS 99-65-0
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB91-159640 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) ; 28 cm
The Drinking Water Health Advisory, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has issued its report on the chemical, 1,3-dinitrobenzene. 1,3-Dinitrobenzene is manufactured by the nitration of nitrobenzene or benzene and is a by-product formed during the production of nitrobenzene, TNT explosives, and nitrobenzoic acid. The report covers the following areas: the occurrence of the chemical in the environment; its environmental fate; the chemical's absorption, distribution, metabolism, and excretion in the human body; and its health effects on humans and animals, including its mutagenicity and carcinogenicity characteristics. Also included is the quantification of its toxicological effects.
Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.