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Main Title Toxaphene : drinking water health advisory.
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Water.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water,
Year Published 1995
Report Number EPA 810-R-95-007; PB97171474
Stock Number PB97-171474
OCLC Number 962081771
Subjects Toxaphene ; Drinking water--Contamination ; Water--Pollution--United States
Additional Subjects Toxaphene ; Drinking water ; Health hazards ; Organochlorine insecticides ; Toxic substances ; Water pollution effects(Humans) ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Risk assessment ; Biological effects ; Exposure ; Carcinogens ; Mutagens ; Teratogens ; Ecological concentration ; Chemical analysis ; Pharmacokinetics ; Metabolism ; Public health ; Potable water ; Water quality ; Health advisories ; Environmental fate
Internet Access
Description Access URL
EPA 810-R-95-007
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJBD  EPA 810-R-95-007 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 10/18/2016
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 810-R-87-017 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
ELBD ARCHIVE EPA 810-R-95-007 Received from HQ AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 10/04/2023
NTIS  PB97-171474 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 36 pages
The Drinking Water Health Advisory, Office of Water, has issued its report on the chemical toxaphene. 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 are the quantification of its toxicological effects; standards; analytical methods; and environmental treatment technologies.
Draft report.