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Main Title Toxicological profile for selected PCBs (aroclor-1260, -1254, -1248, -1242, -1232, -1221, and -1016) /
Publisher Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry,
Year Published 1989
Report Number ATSDR/TP-88/21
OCLC Number 20230429
Subjects Polychlorinated biphenyls--Toxicology. ; Polychlorinated biphenyls--Physiological effect. ; Polychlorinated biphenyls--Environmental aspects. ; Polychlorinated Biphenyls--toxicity. ; Polychlorinated Biphenyls--adverse effects. ; Environmental Pollutants--adverse effects. ; Polychlorobiphenyl Compounds--toxicity ; Polychlorobiphenyl Compounds--adverse effects
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EJAM  RA1242.P7T69 Region 3 Library/Philadelphia, PA 09/08/1989
EJEM  RA1242.P7T7 1989 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 10/14/2014
Collation xi, 135 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Notes
"ATSDR/TP-88/21." Includes bibliographical references (pages 103-130). Prepared for Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), U.S. Public Health Service.
Contents Notes
Foreword -- List of figures -- List of tables -- Public health statement ; What are PCBs? ; How might I be exposed to PCBs? ; How do PCBs get into my body? ; How do PCBs affect my health? ; Is there a medical test to determine if I have been exposed to PCBs? ; What levels of exposure have resulted in harmful health effects? ; What recommendations has the federal government made to protect human health? -- Health effects summary ; Introduction ; Levels of significant exposure ; Key studies and graphical presentations ; inhalation ; oral ; dermal ; Biological monitoring as a measure of exposure and effects ; exposure ; effects ; Environmental levels as indicators of exposure and effects ; levels found in the environment ; human exposure potential ; Adequacy of database ; Introduction ; Health effect end points ; introduction and graphic summary ; descriptions of highlights of graphs ; summary of relevant ongoing research ; Other information needed for human health assessment ; pharmocokinetics and mechanisms of action ; monitoring of human biological samples ; environmental considerations -- Chemical and physical information ; Chemical identity ; Physical and chemical properties -- Toxicological data ; Overview ; Toxicokinetics ; absorption ; inhalation ; oral ; dermal ; distribution ; inhalation ; oral ; dermal ; metabolism ; human ; animal ; excretion ; inhalation ; oral ; dermal ; parental routes ; Toxicity ; lethality and decreased longevity ; inhalation ; oral ; dermal ; systemic/target organ toxicity ; liver ; cutaneous tissues ; immunological effects ; thyroid ; stomach ; porphyria ; kidney ; developmental toxicity ; inhalation ; oral ; dermal ; general discussion ; reproductive toxicity ; genotoxicity ; human ; animal ; carcinogenicity ; inhalation ; oral ; dermal ; general discussion ; Interactions with other chemicals -- Manufacture, import, use, and disposal ; Overview ; Production ; Import ; Uses ; Disposal -- Environmental fate ; Overview ; Releases to the environment ; Environmental fate ; transport and partitioning ; transformation and degradation -- Potential for human exposure ; Overview ; Levels monitored or estimated in the environment ; air ; water ; soil ; other ; foodstuffs ; fish and precipitation ; Occupational exposures ; Populations at high risk -- Analytical methods ; Environmental media ; Biomedical samples -- Regulatory and advisory status ; International ; National ; regulations ; air ; food ; water; advisory guidance ; air ; water ; soil ; others ; data analysis ; State -- References -- Glossary -- Appendix ; Peer review.