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ID (ISN) del documento26143
Número CIS 76-1927
ISSN - Título de la serie 0355-3140 - Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health
Año 1976
Número de serie
Autor(es) Levin J.O., Rappe C., Nilsson C.A.
Título Use of chlorophenols as fungicides in sawmills.
Información bibliográfica June 1976, Vol.2, No.2, p.71-81. Illus. 25 ref.
Resumen Occupational hygiene studies at the trimming, grading and packaging positions of 2 sawmills, with results of chromatographic analysis of 3 commercial chlorophenol formulations and of wood dust. Chemistry and toxicology of chlorophenols. The most frequent impurities of the commercial chlorophenols, which are applied by dipping or spraying, were chlorinated phenoxyphenols, diphenyl ethers, dibenzofurans and dibenzodioxins. Analysis of wood dust showed the impurities to be enriched in relation to the chlorophenols themselves, probably because of their low volatility and high stability. Contaminant concentrations were much higher at the plant employing spraying as method of application; the dipping method is therefore preferable, provided that the highly contaminated sludge from the dipping tank is adequately disposed of.
Descriptores (primarios) toxicología; serrerías; clorofenoles; fungicidas
Descriptores (secundarios) compuestos orgánicos clorados; benzofuranos clorados; dioxinas; productos para la preservación; fenoxifenoles; impurezas; éter fenílico
Tipo de documento -
Tema(s) Sustancias tóxicas y peligrosas
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Agricultural chemicals
Lumber and the woodworking industry
Phenols and phenolic compounds
Woodworking industry