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Main Title Handbook for obtaining chemical use and related economic information : final report /
Author Sittenfield, Marcus.
CORP Author Romar Consultants, Inc., Philadelphia, PA. Technical Information Div.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency, Assessment Division, Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances,
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA-560/2-80-001;68-01-5926; EPA-68-01-5926
Stock Number PB81-159915
OCLC Number 08021521
Subjects Chemicals--Information services. ; Chemical industry--Information services.
Additional Subjects Chemical compounds ; Economics ; Utilization ; Handbooks ; Manufacturing ; Sources ; Physical properties ; Chemical properties ; Industrial plants ; Toxic Substances Control Act ; Listings
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD ARCHIVE EPA 560-2-80-001 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 12/23/2019
EOBD  EPA 560/2-80-001 NEIC Library/Denver,CO 04/26/2010
NTIS  PB81-159915 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 handbook describes methods of finding chemical use and economic information in reference, on-line, and industry sources, and evaluates many current sources which contain information such as physical/chemical properties, chemical functions and applications, and production/consumption quantities. Sections 1-3 describe steps that can be followed to learn basic information about the uses of a chemical and the economics of those uses, either by chemical or by use. Appendix A evaluates over 100 sources in a standard format that displays the type of information in the source, the means of access to the information, organization of the information, and limitations or difficulties in utilizing the sources. Appendices B- provide lists of sources for different kinds of information and lists of different kinds of sources.
"December 1980." "EPA-560/2-80-001." Prepared for Environmental Protection Agency under contract no. 68-01-5926.