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|Main Title||Drinking water criteria document for lindane /|
|Author||Thompson, W. ; Melzer., M.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Environmental Criteria and Assessment Office. ;Franklin Research Center, Philadelphia, PA.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Criteria and Assessment Office, Office of Health and Environmental Assessment,|
|Subjects||Drinking water--Contamination--Toxicology ; Lindane--Toxicology ; Hexachlorocyclohexane--Toxicology|
|Additional Subjects||Potable water ; Water quality ; Toxicology ; Chlorobenzenes ; Pesticides ; Physical properties ; Chemical properties ; Public health ; Exposure ; Humans ; Reaction kinetics ; Animals ; Halohydrocarbons ; Carcinogens ; Adsorption ; Skin(Anatomy) ; Blood ; Immunologic diseases ; Drinking water ; Water pollution standards ; Health assessment|
|Collation||195 pages ; 28 cm|
The document deals with the drinking water health effects of Lindane through the review of several studies. These studies include animal and humans. Physical and chemical properties are discussed. Carcinogenicity of the compound is reviewed and evaluated through various studies. Any existing guidelines and standards are presented.
"Final draft, ECAO-CIN-402, January 1988." "PB91-142851." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.