Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 12 OF 14
|Main Title||Status Assessment of Toxic Chemicals: Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons.|
|Author||Archer, S. R. ; Blackwood, T. R. ; Wilkins., G. E. ;|
|CORP Author||Monsanto Research Corp., Dayton, OH.;Industrial Environmental Research Lab.-Cincinnati, OH.|
|Report Number||EPA-68-03-2550; EPA-600/2-79-210L;|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental surveys ; Aromatic polycyclic hydrocarbons ; Chemical industry ; Assessments ; Public health ; Pollution control ; Technology ; Regulations ; Forecasting ; Manufacturing ; Design ; Process charting ; Economics ; Dyes ; Solid wastes ; Water pollution ; Air pollution ; Physical properties ; Chemical properties ; Sources ; Utilization ; Path of pollutants|
This report identifies the origins, applications, environmental effects, and health effects of polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons. Ways to reduce polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons (PNA) emissions and problems associated with PNA derived effluents in the dye industry are discussed. Finally, various regulatory actions are listed and recommendations are made for further areas of study.