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Accession Number PB86-102597
Title Health Assessment Document for Ethylene Oxide. Final Report.
Publication Date Jun 1985
Media Count 314p
Personal Author B. Harris D. A. Gray J. Santodonato S. Bosch
Abstract The largest single use of ethylene oxide is as an intermediate in the synthesis of ethylene glycol. However, small amounts of this epoxide are used as a sterilant or pesticide in commodities, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, tobacco, and other items, rep ...
Keywords Air pollution
Chemical properties
Environmental health
Environmental surveys
Ethylene oxide
Hazardous materials
Health risks
Industrial hygiene
Laboratory animals
Land pollution
Occupational safety and health
Path of pollutants
Physical properties
Potable water
Toxic substances
Transport properties
Water pollution

Source Agency Environmental Protection Agency Office of Research and Development
NTIS Subject Category 68G - *
57Y - *
41I - *
94D - Job Environment
68D - Water Pollution & Control
68A - Air Pollution & Control
57U - Public Health & Industrial Medicine
57H - Ecology
Corporate Author Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Health and Environmental Assessment.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 8602
Contract Number N/A

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