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Main Title 1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane : drinking water health advisory.
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of the Assistant Administrator for Water,
Year Published 1989
Stock Number PB91-160671
Subjects 1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane. ; Environmental health--United States. ; 1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane--toxicity.
Additional Subjects Potable water ; Water quality ; Water pollution effects(Humans) ; Toxicology ; Health hazards ; Pharmacokinetics ; Metabolism ; Carcinogenicity tests ; Mutagenicity tests ; Teratogens ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Chemical analysis ; Skin(Anatomy) ; Eyes ; Tetrachloroethane ; CAS 74-87-3
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB91-160671 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 20 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
The Drinking Water Health Advisory, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has issued its report on the chemical, 1,1,1,2-tetrachloroethane. Tetrachloroethane is used as a feedstock for the production of solvents such as trichloroethylene and tetrachloroethylene. 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 is the quanitification of its toxicological effects.
"September 1989." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.,