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Main Title Determination of Chemical Residues in Whole Blood of Selected Love Canal Area Residents.
CORP Author Health Effects Research Lab., Research Triangle Park, NC.;Department of Justice, Washington, DC.
Year Published 1980
Report Number EPA-600/1-80-036;
Stock Number PB82-196353
Additional Subjects Blood analysis ; Residues ; Chlorine organic compounds ; Metals ; Toxicology ; Organic compounds ; Acidity ; Gas chromatography ; Pesticides ; Humans ; Mass spectroscopy ; Atomic spectroscopy ; Love Canal ; Sampling ; Niagara Falls(New York) ; Volatile organic compounds ; Pesticide residues ; High performance liquid chromatography
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NTIS  PB82-196353 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
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Abstract
This paper contains the results of the analysis of blood samples collected from residents of the Love Canal vicinity of Niagara Falls, New York, for residues of certain toxic chemicals. The original list of chemicals reviewed contained a total of 55 chemical compounds, classes of compounds, and metals. The analyses were seen to fall into four categories: (1) Elemental, (2) Volatile Organics, (3) Non-volatile Neutral Organics, and (4) Acidic Organics. Further analyses would be needed to better define the utility of exposure assessment using these chemical measurements because the residue levels encountered by this study were very low.