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Accession Number PB86-100674
Title Health Risk Assessment Approach for 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-Dioxin.
Publication Date Jun 1985
Media Count 80p
Personal Author D. Mukerjee C. H. Ris J. Schaum
Abstract 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) is one of the most toxic and environmentally stable pollutants. In addition to various toxic effects, TCDD has been found to cause teratogenic, fetocidal, reproductive and carcinogenic effects in animals. In huma ...
Keywords Air pollution
Animals
Assessments
Bioaccumulation
Dibenzodioxin/tetrachloro
Dioxin(Bacterides)
Dioxin(Herbicides)
Ecology
Environmental health
Environmental surveys
Exhaust emissions
Exposure
Hazardous materials
Health risks
Humans
Industrial hygiene
Industrial wastes
Land pollution
Materials tests
Microorganisms
Mutagenesis
Occupational safety and health
Path of pollutants
Physiological effects
Plants(Botany)
Public health
Risk
Sources
Toxic substances
Toxicology
Waste disposal
Water pollution

 
Source Agency Environmental Protection Agency Office of Research and Development
NTIS Subject Category 68G - Environmental Health & Safety
57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
57Y - Toxicology
68 - Environmental Pollution & Control
57H - Ecology
Corporate Author Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, OH. Environmental Criteria and Assessment Office.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 8601
Contract Number N/A

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