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Main Title 1,1,2-Trichloroethane : drinking water health advisory.
CORP Author United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of the Assistant Administrator for Water,
Year Published 1989
Stock Number PB91-160630
Subjects 1,2,2-trichloroethane. ; Environmental health--United States. ; 1,1,2-trichloroethane--toxicity.
Additional Subjects Potable water ; Water quality ; Water pollution effects(Humans) ; Toxicology ; Trichloroethanes ; Health hazards ; Pharmacokinetics ; Metabolism ; Carcinogenicity tests ; Mutagenicity tests ; Teratogens ; Water pollution effects(Animals) ; Chemical analysis ; Skin(Anatomy) ; Eyes ; CAS 79-00-5
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NTIS  PB91-160630 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation 24 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Abstract
The Drinking Water Health Advisory, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has issued its report on the chemical, 1,1,2-Trichloroethane. 1,1,2-Trichloroethane is used as a feedstock intermediate in the production of 1,1-dichloroethylene; a solvent for chlorinated rubbers; and in fats, oils, waxes, and resins. 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.
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"September 1989." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.,