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Document ID (ISN)63083
CIS number 94-1682
ISBN(s) 0-662-20977-X
Year 1993
Convention or series no.
Title Canadian Environmental Protection Act: Priority Substances List Assessment Report - Di-n-octyl phthalate
Bibliographic information Environmental Health Centre, Health and Welfare Canada, Room 104, Tunney's Pasture, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0L2, Canada, 1993. v, 21p. 75 ref.
Abstract This report reviews the literature on the toxicology and ecotoxicology of dioctyl phthalate. Data on effects in humans are limited to a small number of poorly documented studies of small groups of workers exposed to other phthalates and unspecified isomers of dioctyl phthalate. The substance has been classified as having inadequate data for evaluation.
Descriptors (primary) Canada; dioctyl phthalate; toxicity evaluation; ecotoxicology; toxicology
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; criteria document; animal experiments; literature survey
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Esters and salts
Pollution control