||Criteria document for PCBs /
Nisbet, Ian C. T.
||Massachusetts Audubon Society, Lincoln.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C. Office of Water Planning and Standards.
|| Massachusetts Audubon Society,
Polychlorinated biphenyls--Environmental aspects. ;
Polychlorinated biphenyls--Toxicology. ;
Water pollution ;
Environmental impacts ;
Industrial wastes ;
Physical properties ;
Combustion products ;
Chemical industry ;
Industrial plants ;
Chemical properties ;
Photochemical reactions ;
Air pollution ;
Marine atmospheres ;
Field tests ;
Public health ;
Soil analysis ;
Marine microorganisms ;
Water pollution effects(Plants) ;
Water pollution effects(Animals) ;
Water pollution effects(Humans) ;
Laboratory tests ;
Environmental persistence ;
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||v, 574 pages in various pagings : illustrations, maps.
||Contents: Introduction--(Principal sources of information, Uses and releases of PCBs into the environment, PCB mixtures and contaminants: the problem of evaluation); Chemical and physical properties--(Nomenclature of chlorobiphenyls and isomers, Manufacture and nomenclature of commercial PCB mixtures, Constitution of Aroclor mixtures, Constitution of other commercial mixtures, Occurrence of certain substitution patterns in PCB mixtures, Physical properties of chlorobiphenyls and PCB mixtures, Physical properties of chlorinated dibenzofurans, Chemical properties of chlorobiphenyls and commercial mixtures); Toxic effects--(Effects on microbial systems, Effects on phytoplankton, Effects on aquatic invertebrates, Effects on fish, Effects on birds, Toxic effects in mammals--acute and subacute studies, Toxicity of PCDFs in mammals and the role of PCDFs in the toxicity of commercial PCBs--(Chronic effects of PCBs in mammals and effects on reproduction, Enzyme induction and other effects on the liver, Induction of porphyria, Miscellaneous biochemical effects, Immunosuppressive effects, Carcinogenic and co-carcinogenic effects, Mutagenic and teratogenic effects, Effects in humans); Environmental fate and effects--(Persistence, metabolism and fate, Bio-accumulation and bio-magnification, Presence in the aquatic environment, Effects on biota and natural ecosystems, Potential effects in the human population).
||Issued also as Environmental protection technology series ; EPA -440/9-76-021. Includes errata PCB Criteria Document. "EPA/440-9-76-021." "July 1976." "Criteria document PCBs"--Cover Includes bibliographical references.
||See also PB-255 395.
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||United States. Environmental Protection Agency.
|PUB Date Free Form
|Series Title Untraced
||U.S. National Technical Information Service. PB ; 255397
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