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RECORD NUMBER: 490 OF 1507
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Health and environmental effects profile for chloroacetaldehyde.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Environmental Criteria and Assessment Office.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,|
|Report Number||PB38-220348/AS; EPA 600-X-86-151|
|Subjects||Hazardous wastes--Environmental aspects. ; Environmental health.|
|Additional Subjects||Toxicity ; Profiles ; Hazardous materials ; Exposure ; Acetaldehyde ; Concentration(Composition) ; Adsorption(Biology) ; Toxicology ; Excretion ; Metabolism ; Health effects ; Environmental effects ; Chloroacetaldehyde ; Biological accumulation ; Pharmacokinetics ; Environmental fate ; Environmental transport ; Human tolerances ; Aquatic organisms ; Risk assessment ; CAS 107-20-0|
|Collation||xii, 39 leaves|
The Health and Environmental Effects Profile for Chloroacetaldehyde was prepared to support listings of hazardous constituents of a wide range of waste streams under Section 3001 of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and to provide health-related limits for emergency actions under Section 101 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA). Quantitative estimates have been presented provided sufficient data are available. Chloroacetaldehyde has been determined to be a systemic toxicant. An Acceptable Daily Intake (ADI), defined as the amount of a chemical to which humans can be exposed on a daily basis over an extended period of time (usually a lifetime) without suffering a deleterious effect, for chloroacetaldehyde is 0.007 mg/kg/day for oral exposure. The Reportable Quantity (RQ) value of 1, 10, 100, 1000 or 5000 pounds is used to determine the quantity of a hazardous substance for which notification is required in the event of a release as specified by CERCLA based on chronic toxicity. Existing data are insufficient to determine an RQ value.
"Prepared by the Office of Health and Environmental Assessment." "Environmental Criteria and Assessment Office, Office of Health and Environmental Assessment, Office of Research and Development." "June 1986." "PB38-220348/AS." "EPA 600-X-86-151." Includes bibliographical references.