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IRIS TOXICOLOGICAL REVIEW AND SUMMARY DOCUMENTS FOR CHLORDECONE (KEPONE) (2009 FINAL)
U.S. EPA. IRIS TOXICOLOGICAL REVIEW AND SUMMARY DOCUMENTS FOR CHLORDECONE (KEPONE) (2009 FINAL). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, 2009.
EPA is announcing the release of the final report, Toxicological Review of Chlorodecone (kepone): in support of the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS). The updated Summary for Chlordecone (kepone) and accompanying Quickview have also been added to the IRIS Database.
Chlordecone was first produced in the United States in the early 1950s and was introduced commercially in 1958 (Bus and Leber, 2001).
URLs/Downloads:IRIS Summary of Chlordecone (Kepone)
IRIS Toxicological Review and Summary Documents for Chlordecone (2009 Final) (PDF,183 pp, 1065 KB, about PDF)
Record Details:Record Type: DOCUMENT (IRIS ASSESSMENT)
Organization:U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT
NATIONAL CENTER FOR ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT
INTEGRATED RISK INFORMATION STAFF