Drinking Water Health Advisory: Pesticides

Drinking Water Health Advisory: Pesticides

by Epa
     
 

ISBN-10: 0873712358

ISBN-13: 9780873712354

Pub. Date: 10/01/1989

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Each Health Advisory gives the useful and relevant data on the health effects associated with each contaminant, and gives concentrations of the contaminant that would not cause adverse health effects during various periods of exposure. Complete sections also cover information on available analytical methods and treatment techniques for the contaminants. This

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Overview

Each Health Advisory gives the useful and relevant data on the health effects associated with each contaminant, and gives concentrations of the contaminant that would not cause adverse health effects during various periods of exposure. Complete sections also cover information on available analytical methods and treatment techniques for the contaminants. This essential technical guide is a must for water treatment plant supervisors, managers and operators. Federal, state, local and public officials who are responsible for drinking water quality and public health in the event of emergency spills or pesticide contamination will value this easy-to-use reference.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873712354
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/01/1989
Series:
United States Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Drinking Water Health Advisories Series
Pages:
840
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.90(d)

Table of Contents

BACKGROUND AND PROPERTIES. Structural Formula. CAS #. Synonyms. Uses. Properties. Occurrence. Environmental Fate. PHARMACOKINETICS. Absorption. Distribution. Metabolism. Excretion. HEALTH EFFECTS. Humans. Animals. Short-Term Exposure. Long-Term Exposure. Dermal/Ocular Exposure. Reproductive Effects. Developmental Effects. Mutagenicity. Carcinogenicity. QUANTIFICATION OF TOXICOLOGICAL EFFECTS. One-Day Health Advisory. 10-Day Health Advisory. Longer-Term Health Advisory. Lifetime Health Advisory. Evaluation of Carcinogenic Potential. GUIDANCE AND STANDARDS. ANALYTICAL METHODS. TREATMENT TECHNOLOGIES. REFERENCES.

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