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RECORD NUMBER: 31 OF 309
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Chlordecone (Kepone) : position document 4.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Pesticide Programs.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances,|
|Subjects||Pesticides--Environmental aspects--United States. ; Herbicides--Environmental aspects.|
|Additional Subjects||Pesticides ; Environmental surveys ; Ecology ; Manufacturing ; Regulations ; Waste disposal ; Registration ; Packaging ; Toxic substances ; Kepone ; Carcinogenicity tests ; Health hazards ; Path of pollutants|
|Collation||16 pages ; 28 cm|
The Position Document addresses the risks and benefits of pesticide products containing the subject active ingredient. The Agency has determined that the use of products containing the subject active ingredient may meet or exceed a risk criterion described in 40 CFR Part 154. Potential hazards will be examined further to determine the nature and extent of the risk, and considering the benefits of the subject active ingredient, whether such risks cause unreasonable adverse effects on the environment.
Cover title. "PB90-260415." "March 1976." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.