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Main Title RED facts : 10, 10' - oxybisphenoxarsine (OBPA) /
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances.
Publisher Environmental Protection Agency, Prevention, Pesticides and Toxic Substances,
Year Published 1993
Report Number EPA/738/F-93/003
Stock Number PB93-232908
Subjects 10, 10' oxybisphenoxarsine. ; Pesticides--Environmental aspects. ; Insecticides--Toxicology.
Additional Subjects Pesticides ; Toxicity ; Risk assessment ; Health effects ; Exposure ; Humans ; Animals ; Path of pollutants ; Labels ; Administrative procedures ; Pollution regulations ; Oxybisphenoarsine ; Reregistration ; Use patterns ; CAS 58-36-6
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NTIS  PB93-232908 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 01/01/1988
Collation 7 pages ; 28 cm
The fact sheet summarizes the information in the RED for 10, 10'-Oxybisphenoxarsine (OBPA). OBPA is a bacteriostat, disinfectant (bacteriocide/germicide) and fungicide. It is registered to prevent the growth of microorganisms in plastics which are fabricated into shower curtains, floor coverings, wall coverings, coated fabrics, marine upholstery, automotive vinyl trim, vinyl molding, tarpulins, awnings, gaskets, weather stripping, caulking, ditch liners and swimming pool liners. OBPA also is used as a preservative in adhesives, coatings and specialty products, in paper and paper and plastic products, in textiles, fibers and cordage, in carpets, and in other pesticides.
"EPA-738-F-98-023." "June 1993." This is a Reregistration Eligibility Decision (RED) document fact sheet. Microfiche.