||Naphthalene : drinking water health advisory.
||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Water.
|| U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of the Assistant Administrator for Water,
Environmental health--United States. ;
Potable water ;
Water quality ;
Water pollution effects(Humans) ;
Health hazards ;
Carcinogenicity tests ;
Mutagenicity tests ;
Water pollution effects(Animals) ;
Chemical analysis ;
||Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy.
||28 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
||The Drinking Water Health Advisory, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, has issued its report on the chemical, naphthalene. Naphthalene is used in the manufacture of phthalic and anthranilic acids and other derivatives, and in making dyes; in the manufacture of resins, celluloid, lampblack and smokeless gunpowder; and as moth repellant, insecticide, anthelmintic, vermicide, and intestinal antiseptic. 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 its mutagenicity and carcinogenicity characteristics. Also included is the quantification of its toxicological effects.
||"March 1990." Includes bibliographical references. Microfiche.,
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||United States. Environmental Protection Agency. ; Office of the Assistant Administrator for Water.
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