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*  Dioxins and dioxin-like compounds - Wikipedia
"Dioxin Controversy - What are Dioxins?". uow.edu.au.. *^ a b Sharon Beder. 'The dioxin controversy: spilling over into schools' ... Dioxin screening[edit]. There are two main methods for screening of dioxins and dioxin-like compounds: *CALUX, or Chemical ... Finally, dioxin may refer to 1,4-Dioxin, the basic chemical unit of the more complex dioxins. This simple compound is not ... Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), or simply dioxins. PCDDs are derivatives of dibenzo-p-dioxin. There are 75 PCDD ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dioxin_compound
*  Dioxins: What is the danger?
Dioxins are chemical compounds that are hazardous to health. They are no longer produced in the U.S. but they are everywhere ... Sometimes the term dioxin is also used to refer to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD), one of the most toxic dioxins. ... absorbs dioxins through skin contact with air, soil, or water. Dioxins in tampons and water bottles. Concerns have been raised ... Dioxin testing for humans is not routinely available. One way to reduce the personal risk from dioxins is by choosing lean ...
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/17685.php
*  DIOXINS || Skin Deep® Cosmetics Database | EWG
Dioxins have been ... read more. About DIOXINS: According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), dioxins a family ... Synonym(s): DIOXIN; 2,3,7,8-TCDD; DIOKSYNY (POLISH) ; DIOXIN; DIOXIN (HERBICIDE CONTAMINANT) ; DIOXINE; NCI-C03714; TCDBD; TCDD ... About DIOXINS: According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), dioxins a family of toxic chemicals that share a ... Dioxins have been characterized by EPA as likely human carcinogens and are anticipated to increase the risk of cancer at ...
http://www.ewg.org/skindeep/ingredient/726351/DIOXINS/
*  Dioxins and Furans : Waters
Waters provides magnetic sector and APGC-MS/MS systems for the detection and quantification of dioxins and related compounds at ... The analysis of dioxins is particularly demanding due to low level regulatory exposure limits and complex sample matrices ... New Methods for Pesticides, Dioxins, Microcystins, PCBs , PFASs, and PPCPs Pesticide Screening Application Solution with UNIFI ... Dioxins are persistent organic pollutants (POPs) formed during combustion processes and found throughout the environment. ...
http://www.waters.com/waters/en_GB/Dioxins-and-Furans/nav.htm?cid=134802162&locale=en_GB
*  Dioxins and PCBs | European Food Safety Authority
Recommendation on monitoring of dioxins, dioxin-like PCBs and non-dioxin-like PCBs in foodstuffs - EUR-Lex ... Monitoring of dioxins and PCBs in food and feed. EU-wide data on the presence of dioxins and PCBs in the food chain are ... Dioxins and some PCBs referred to as dioxin-like PCBs (due to their similar toxicological properties) are often considered ... In 2001, the European Commission set for the first time maximum levels for dioxins, which were extended to dioxin-like PCBs in ...
http://www.efsa.europa.eu/en/topics/topic/dioxins-and-pcbs?qt-quicktabs_field_collection=0
*  ATSDR - ToxFAQs™: Chlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins (CDDs)
One chemical in this group, 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin or 2,3,7,8-TCDD, has been shown to be very toxic in animal ... Exposure to chlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (CDDs) (75 chemicals) occurs mainly from eating food that contains the chemicals. ... One chemical in this group, 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin or 2,3,7,8-TCDD, has been shown to be very toxic in animal ... CDDs are a family of 75 chemically related compounds commonly known as chlorinated dioxins. One of these compounds is called 2, ...
https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/toxfaqs/TF.asp?id=363&tid=63
*  Environmental Health Perspectives - Dioxins and Furans
Gene-Dioxin Interactions and Pubertal Onset in Boys: Findings from the Russian Children's Study. Julia R. Barrett ... Dioxin Exposure and Cardiovascular Disease: An Analysis of Association. Valerie J. Brown ...
https://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/tag/dioxins-and-furans/
*  Publications on Dioxin | Dioxin | US EPA
Dioxin Science Plan (Last updated May 2009). *Dioxin Toxicity Equivalency Factors (TEFs) for Human Health (Last updated Dec ... Dioxin at Superfund Sites. This page provides information on dioxin contamination as it relates to the cleanup Superfund sites ... Environmental Assessment Publications on Dioxin. * IRIS Assessment: Reanalysis of Key Issues Related to Dioxin Toxicity and ... Cleanup Levels for Dioxin at Superfund Sites. This page summarizes information about risk assessment at Superfund sites with ...
https://www.epa.gov/dioxin/publications-dioxin
*  Dioxin Controversy - What are Dioxins?
Dioxin Controversy Background. What are Dioxins?. Dow Chemical. Early Research. Paper Industry. Public Relations EPA Assessment ... US EPA Regulations for Dioxin. Gibbs, Lois Marie and The Citizens Clearinghouse for Hazardous Waste, 1995, Dying from Dioxin ( ... In their introduction to Dying from Dioxin Lois Marie Gibbs and Stephen Lester describe the dioxin story as one that "includes ... The health and environmental effects of dioxin have been the subject of fierce debate for more than 20 years. Dioxin earned a ...
https://www.uow.edu.au/~sharonb/STS218/dioxin/background/dioxin.html
*  2. How are humans exposed to dioxins?
... *2.1 What are the principal source of exposure to dioxins?*2.1.1 How do dioxins enter ... 2.1 What are the principal source of exposure to dioxins?. **2.1.1 How do dioxins enter the human body? ... 2. How are humans exposed to dioxins?*2.1 What are the principal source of exposure to dioxins? ... dioxin) receptor in mediating the biological effects of dioxin. These data have been collected in many experimental models in ...
http://www.greenfacts.org/en/dioxins/l-3/dioxins-2.htm
*  Dioxin - Air Resources Laboratory
Cohen, M. The Transport and Deposition of Dioxin to Lake Michigan: A Case Study. A White Paper prepared for the symposium Using ... Cohen, M. The Transport and Deposition of Dioxin to Lake Michigan: A Case Study. Presentation at the symposium Using Models to ... Schaum, J, Cohen, M., et al., Screening Level Assessment of Risks Due to Dioxin Emissions from Burning Oil from the BP Deep ... Cohen, M., Mathewson, L., Artz, R., and Draxler, R., The Atmospheric Transport and Deposition Of Dioxin to the Great Lakes. ...
https://www.arl.noaa.gov/research/atmospheric-chemistry/past-air-toxics-research/dioxin/
*  Dioxins in Foods
... What are Dioxins. *Dioxins are a group of polychlorinated aromatic compounds arising either naturally or as ... Assessment of Dioxins. *The level of dioxins in food is expressed as toxic equivalent TEQ (unit is picogram (pg) TEQ per gram ... Dietary intake of dioxins is estimated by assessing the level of dioxins in food and food consumption pattern of the population ... Different dioxin compounds have different degree of toxicity. Of all types of dioxin-related compounds that have been ...
http://www.cfs.gov.hk/english/programme/programme_rafs/programme_rafs_fc_02_11.html
*  Living on Earth: Dioxin Debate
Dow says there's no danger and the state has proposed easing dioxin cleanup standards. Meanwhile, the Environmental Protection ... it will say that dioxin is more dangerous than current regulations assume. Living On Earth's science editor Diane Toomey ... Agency is expected to soon release its long-awaited report on dioxin's health hazards, and by most accounts, ... environmentalists in Michigan have been pressuring the state to clean up what they say are dangerous levels of dioxin in the ...
https://loe.org/shows/segments.html?programID=02-P13-00012&segmentID=1
*  Crab Roe and Dioxins
As dioxins are mainly found in fat, the risk of dioxin exposure can be reduced by avoiding foods with a relatively high level ... Crab Roe and Dioxins. Recently, the media has reported that the US New York State Department of Health has classified crab roe ... Dioxins are fat-soluble and not easily broken down. They tend to accumulate in fatty tissues and along the food chain. ... Dioxins are a group of polychlorinated aromatic compounds arising either naturally or as by-products of industrial activities, ...
http://www.cfs.gov.hk/english/whatsnew/whatsnew_fst/whatsnew_fst_Crab_Roe_and_Dioxins.html
*  Japanese Workers Face Health Risks from Asbestos, Dioxins
... the workers undergoing the task of clearing millions of tonnes of debris face threats from asbestos and dioxins. ... Japanese Workers Face Health Risks from Asbestos, Dioxins. by Sheela Philomena on April 29, 2011 at 9:56 AM General Health News ... "There are more than 30,000 tonnes of wooden debris, but... it can produce a lot of dioxin if it's simply burned," said Yoichi ... Open burning of trash is one of the leading sources of dioxins -- highly toxic pollutants that occur in the environment. The ...
http://www.medindia.net/news/Japanese-Workers-Face-Health-Risks-from-Asbestos-Dioxins-84290-1.htm
*  Dioxin & PCB Analysis | Sigma-Aldrich
Dioxins and PCBs belong to the group of compounds known as Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). They are known to bio ... Dioxin & PCB Analysis Brochure. 16. 1 Mb. JXB. Instructions for Supelco Dioxin Prep System with Multi-Layer Silica Gel Column. ... Dioxin & PCB Sample Preparation System. Dioxins and PCBs belong to the group of compounds known as Persistent Organic ... The Supelco Dioxin Prep system provides a highly efficient means of extracting and isolating dioxins, furans, and PCBs from ...
https://www.sigmaaldrich.com/analytical-chromatography/sample-preparation/dioxin-prep-system.html
*  Mississippi Dioxin Problems...
... *To: Dioxin List ,dioxin-l@essential.org,, Pat Costner ,Pat.Costner@dialb.greenpeace.org, ... Dioxin is considered a probable carcinogen at high enough levels, but the FDA said the danger was in cumulative lifetime ... If the FDA doesn't believe the levels of dioxin in the affected chicken, eggs and catfish pose no risk, why are they requiring ... Fewer than 20 laboratories in the nation can test for such small levels of dioxin." -My question: Is this true? Has the FDA ...
http://lists.essential.org/dioxin-l/msg00052.html
*  Download Dioxin, city, posing, ends, venture
... dioxin contamination', symbolic image for contaminated food from stock-photos ... Dioxin: 10 assigned downloads, like City limits sign, 'Oekolandbau', German for 'organic farming' and 'Dioxinbelastung', German ... Analysis Of Food For Toxins Or Dioxin, Poultry Giblets. Photo Gallery: Analysis of food for toxins or Dioxin, poultry giblets ... City Limits Sign 'dioxin', Symbolic Image For Contaminated Food, Dioxin, Animal Feed Scandal. ...
https://www.tradebit.com/tagworld.php/dioxin
*  Dioxin - Closer than you think! | Greenpeace East Asia
What doesn't often make the news is the fact that dioxin pollution is far more widespread than political poisonings. ... The deadly chemical dioxin has hit the headlines with the poisoning of Ukrainian opposition leader Viktor Yuschenko. ... One of the biggest sources of dioxin is the commonly used plastic PVC (vinyl). Dioxins are created during the production, use ... Once created dioxins persist in the environment for many years.. What products in my home are made of PVC? From shower curtains ...
http://www.greenpeace.org/eastasia/news/stories/toxics/2004/dioxin-closer-than-you-think/
*  Dioxins Removal (Air and Climate) News on Environmental XPRT
Get the latest dioxins removal (air and climate) news on Environmental XPRT, the world's largest environmental industry ... High-speed Sample Preparation and Analysis of Dioxins and Dioxin-like PCBs Shimadzu and BUCHI cordially invite you to our lunch ... Long-awaited dioxins report released; EPA says low doses risky but most people safe After 21 years of wrangling over health ... Dangerous Dioxins Found in Widely Used Herbicide 2,4-D 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, referred to as 2,4-D, is a common ...
https://www.environmental-expert.com/air-climate/dioxins-removal/news
*  TWO-YEAR BATTLE WON AT DIOXIN SITE - NYTimes.com
Thursday, the state had announced that low levels of a highly toxic form of dioxin had been found in the ground water in one of ... The levels of dioxin are thousands of times lower than those found in Times Beach, Mo., and there is as yet no evidence that ... The level of dioxin found is so little, it's like a shot glass of vermouth in 50,000 boxcars of gin,'' he said. ''We've got ... The discovery of dioxin has jolted the residents of this community of 27,000. The Laurel Park landfill receives wastes from ...
http://www.nytimes.com/1983/10/15/nyregion/two-year-battle-won-at-dioxin-site.html
*  Dioxin exposure and health | News | CORDIS | European Commission
The study, on the current dioxin exposure and health data in the EU, was co-funded by the European Commission's Environment ... The results of an EU-funded study on dioxin exposure and health are now available from an on-line report. ... Dioxin exposure and health. The results of an EU-funded study on dioxin exposure and health are now available from an on-line ... The report concludes that the daily intake of dioxins and dioxin-like compounds is still above recommended levels for some ...
https://cordis.europa.eu/news/rcn/14023_en.html
*  PCB's and Dioxins in Food
... A nation has been poisoned, and the enemy is itself. On Monday, September 16, 2002, Jews throughout ... The terrible news is that PCBs and dioxins were found to be dangerously high in certain foods. The higher up one goes on the ... Eggs, pork, and been contained more than four times the safe level of dioxins. This news should be reason for reflection for ... One shows even less compassion to his or her own body by ingesting concentrated portions of dioxins and PCBs. America's ...
http://www.notmilk.com/pcb.html
*  Living on Earth: Reaching Beyond "Mount DIoxin"
Dioxin is one of the most toxic chemical substances known to man. In 1991, the Environmental Protection Agency used its ... When the 2 factories closed in the 1980s, they left a toxic stew that includes wood preservatives, pesticides, and dioxin, a ... Today the area is known as Mount Dioxin, a reference to the huge pile of contaminated soil left behind. ... want the EPA to relocate them as part of an effort to clean up what's being called Mount Dioxin. But it's rare for the US ...
http://loe.org/shows/segments.html?programID=96-P13-00016&segmentID=1
*  Vietnam Study Finds Dioxin in Food Chain - latimes
Vietnam Study Finds Dioxin in Food Chain. Asia: Agent Orange defoliant used by U.S. in war has created environmental and health ... "Dioxin contamination related to Agent Orange was found in grass carp growing in fish ponds excavated out of the terrain in the ... Using research that ranged from satellite imagery to soil sampling, the firm found high levels of dioxin, an Agent Orange ... Dioxin is also found in high levels in fish and animal tissue. ...
http://articles.latimes.com/1998/oct/31/news/mn-37960