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Main Title 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene.
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,
Year Published 1989
Report Number ECAO-CIN-W029
Stock Number PB91-160655
OCLC Number 45664006
Subjects Trichlorobenzene ; Drinking water--Contamination--Health aspects ; 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene ; Environmental health--United States ; 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene--toxicity ; 1,2,4-Trimethylbenzene--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 ; Trichlorobenzenes ; CAS 120-82-1
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EKBD  ECAO-CIN-W029 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 09/07/2011
NTIS  PB91-160655 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 25 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
The Drinking Water Health Advisory, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has issued its report on the chemical, 1,2,4-trichlorobenzene. The chemical 1,2,4-trichlorobenzene is used as a solvent in chemical manufacturing; in dyes and intermediates; in dielectric fluid; in synthetic transformer oils; in lubricants; in heat-transfer medium; and in insecticides. 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 mutagenicity and carcinogenicity characteristics. Also included is the quantification of its toxicological effects.
"September 1989." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.,