Accession Number : ADA040435


Title :   Problem Definition Studies on Potential Environmental Pollutants. 4. Physical, Chemical, Toxicological, and Biological Properties of Benzene; Toluene; Xylenes; and para-Chlorophenyl Methyl Sulfide, Sulfoxide, and Sulfone


Descriptive Note : Technical rept.


Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL BIOENGINEERING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LAB FORT DETRICK MD


Personal Author(s) : Miller, Thomas A ; Rosenblatt, David H ; Dacre, Jack C ; Pearson, J G ; Kulkarni, Ramchandra K ; Welch, Justine L ; Cogley, David R ; Woodard, Geoffrey


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a040435.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1976


Pagination or Media Count : 97


Abstract : This report establishes a data base of physical, chemical, toxicological, and biological properties for: benzene, toluene, xylenes, and para-chlorophenyl methyl sulfide, para-chlorophenyl methyl sulfoxide, and para-chlorophenyl methyl sulfone; and provides a summary of pertinent information concerning: physical/chemical properties; analytical methods; mammalian toxicology; environmental considerations for wildlife, birds, fish, reptiles, amphibians, invertebrates, microorganisms, and plants; and existing standards.


Descriptors :   *POLLUTANTS , *POLLUTION , *ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT STATEMENTS , *ECOLOGY , BENZENE , METHYL RADICALS , TOXICITY , WILDLIFE , SULFONES , TOLUENES , METHYL SULFOXIDE , CHLORINE COMPOUNDS , PLANTS(BOTANY) , SULFIDES , PHENYL RADICALS , ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT , STANDARDS , XYLENES


Subject Categories : Ecology
      Toxicology
      Water Pollution and Control


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE