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Substance-Specific Applied Research Program Priority Data Needs for: Phenol

Phenol is included in the priority list of hazardous substances identified by ATSDR and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (ATSDR 2005). This list contains substances that have been identified at National Priorities List (NPL) sites and determined to pose a human health risk based on (1) known or suspected human toxicity, (2) frequency of occurrence at NPL sites or other facilities, and (3) the potential for human exposure to the substance. An updated Toxicological Profile for Phenol (Draft for Public Comment) was published by ATSDR in September 2006. Currently, the updated toxicological profile is being finalized.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-02-24 17:21:08
Description Phenol is included in the priority list of hazardous substances identified by ATSDR and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) (ATSDR 2005). This list contains substances that have been identified at National Priorities List (NPL) sites and determined to pose a human health risk based on (1) known or suspected human toxicity, (2) frequency of occurrence at NPL sites or other facilities, and (3) the potential for human exposure to the substance. An updated Toxicological Profile for Phenol (Draft for Public Comment) was published by ATSDR in September 2006. Currently, the updated toxicological profile is being finalized.
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Source Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
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Date Of Record Creation 2009-02-24 17:18:13
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Date Last Modified 2009-02-24 17:34:01
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-02-24 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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