Ethylene dibromide (EDB) trends in the upper Floridan aquifer, Seminole County, Georgia, October 1981 to November 1987 by James B McConnell

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Statementby James B. McConnell ; prepared in cooperation with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Pesticides and Toxic Substances, Office of Pesticide Programs, Hazard Evaluation Division, Exposure Assessment Branch
SeriesWater-resources investigations report / U.S. Geological Survey -- 89-4034, Water-resources investigations report -- 89-4034
ContributionsGeological Survey (U.S.), United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Pesticide Programs. Exposure Assessment Branch
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Paginationiv, 11 p. :
Number of Pages11
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Open LibraryOL13611739M

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1,2-Dibromoethane, also known as ethylene dibromide (EDB), is an organobromine compound with the chemical formula C 2 H 4 Br palmbeach-jeans.comgh trace amounts occur naturally in the ocean, where it is formed probably by algae and kelp, it is mainly is a dense colorless liquid with a faint sweet odor, detectable at 10 ppm, is a widely used and sometimes-controversial palmbeach-jeans.comal formula: C₂H₄Br₂.

Ethylene Dibromide (Dibromoethane) Hazard Summary Exposure to Ethylene dibromide book dibromide primarily occurs from its past use as an additive to leaded gasoline and as a fumigant. Ethylene dibromide is extremely toxic to humans.

The chronic (long-term) effects of exposure to ethylene dibromide have not been well documented in humans. IUPAC Standard InChIKey: PAAZPARNPHGIKF-UHFFFAOYSA-N CAS Registry Number: Chemical structure: This structure is also available as a 2d Mol file or as a computed 3d SD file The 3d structure may be viewed using Java or Javascript.

Isotopologues. 1,2-Dibromoethane | Br(CH2)2Br or C2H4Br2 | CID - structure, chemical names, physical and chemical properties, classification, patents, literature, biological.

ETHYLENE DIBROMIDE slowly decomposes in the presence of light and heat. Turns brown upon exposure to light. Corrosive to iron and other metals.

May decompose upon contact with alkalis. Incompatible with oxidizing agents. Reacts with sodium, potassium, calcium, powdered aluminum, zinc, magnesium and liquid ammonia. Substance information for UN - Ethylene dibromide based on the Hazardous Materials Table (Title 49 CFR ) to assist in preparing a risk assessment for.

1,2-Dibromoethane (ethylene dibromide) See also dibromoethene. This set index page lists chemical compounds articles associated with the same name. If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article. Ethylene Dibromide.

Ethylene dibromide (EDB; 1,2-dibromoethane), primarily a scavenger of lead compounds in gasoline, has also been used extensively as a fumigant for its chemical and biocidal properties as a soil sterilant and a spot fumigant or control agent in grain milling machinery, in the grain itself, and in fruit and vegetable infestations.

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Linking to a non-federal website does not constitute an endorsement by CDC or any of its employees of the sponsors or the information and products presented on the website. Search results for Ethylene dibromide at Sigma-Aldrich.

Compare Products: Select up to 4 products. *Please select more than one item to compare. Ethylene dibromide is a heavy, colorless liquid with a mildly sweet, chloroform odor. The chemical is light-sensitive and reacts with metals, oxidizing materials, and alkalis.

EDB is both a halogenated hydrocarbon and a brominated alkane. Exposure Guidelines. Ethylene dibromide (EDB) is a colorless, heavy organic liquid with a mildly sweet chloroform-like odor.

It is also known as 1,2-dibromoethane. Ethylene dibromide book Trade names include Bromofume and Dowfume. Farmers used it to kill nematodes (worms) in soil around citrus, peanuts, and cotton plants. Anti. Ethylene bromide (C 2 H 4 Br 2), also called ethylene dibromide or 1,2-dibromoethane, a colourless, sweet-smelling, nonflammable, toxic liquid belonging to the family of organohalogen palmbeach-jeans.comne bromide was once used in conjunction with lead-containing antiknock agents as a component of gasoline; however, this use disappeared with the banning of leaded gasoline.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. 1,2-Dibromoethane ALS Environmental may or may not test for 1,2-Dibromoethane (CAS # ).

Information is subject to change; please contact us for the latest available analytes for which we test. ALS Environmental does not sell chemicals, but offers analytical lab testing to determine the presence of various elements and chemical compounds. Dec 04,  · Other animal data: It has been stated that ethylene dibromide is more toxic than carbon tetrachloride in inhalation exposures less than 7 hours [McCollister et al.

It has been reported that rats have survived a minute exposure to ppm [Rowe et al. Human data: It has been stated that a concentration of 50 ppm (for an unstated time period) could be dangerous to exposed humans. Jan 16,  · Ethylene dibromide is a known human chemical carcinogen that was removed from unleaded gasoline because of its cancer-causing effects.

Now it is in jet fuel. You can see the patent report in the book, Healing Codes for the Biblical Apocalypse. The Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) provides general response recommendations for first responders.

UN/NA datasheets display several items from the ERG: material names, response guide PDFs, initial isolation and protective action distances, warnings about toxic-by-inhalation gases that may be produced if the material spills in water, and polymerization hazards.

A method for collecting ethylene dibromide (EDB) on activated charcoal and analyzing the desorbed samples by gas chromatography with an electron capture detector has previously been evaluated and written up as OSHA's Organic Methods Evaluation Branch Method Number palmbeach-jeans.comtogram: Figure J.

Meulenbelt, in Human Toxicology, Ethylene dibromide. Ethylene dibromide (CH 2 BrCH 2 Br) is a colourless liquid. The vapour is stable, nonflammable and times denser than air. Ethylene dibromide, also known as 1,2 dibromoethane, is used for the fumigation of stored grains, fruits, and vegetables.

Ethylene dibromide definition is - a colorless toxic liquid compound C2H4Br2 that is used chiefly as a fuel additive in leaded gasolines, that has been found to be strongly carcinogenic in laboratory animals, and that was used formerly in the U.S. as an agricultural pesticide —abbreviation EDB. Abstract.

Ethylene dibromide (EDB) has been produced in the United States since the s, as a lead scavenger in leaded gasoline. Although this accounted for most of the use of EDB, this application has raised little by: Monitoring Sites: with Ambient Toxics Summaries: FAQs: Ethylene Dibromide: Southern California: Site Name: Address: Latitude: Longitude: Azusa: Loren Avenue.

Synonyms EDB; Ethylene dibromide Recommended Use Laboratory chemicals. Uses advised against Not for food, drug, pesticide or biocidal product use Details of the supplier of the safety data sheet Emergency Telephone Number For information US call: ACROS /.

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Ethylene dibromide (EDB) was formerly used as a fumigant for fruits and grains, but now it is banned because it is a potential health hazard. EDB is a liquid that boils at °C.

Its molecular weight is g/mol. Calculate its density as a gas at °C and atm. Ethylene dibromide use as a gasoline additive has decreased with the phase-out of leaded auto fuels (CARB, ).

In this document, the available data on the toxicity of ethylene dibromide are evaluated, with a primary focus on the literature related to both oral and inhalation exposures that are appropriate for the.

ETHYLENE DIBROMIDE. Ethylene dibromide Information about Ethylene dibromide is for educational purposes only. ALS Environmental provides no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of furnished data.

Ethylene dibromide is also used as an intermediate in the synthesis of dyes and Pharmaceuticals, and as a solvent for resins, gums and waxes. A minor use of EDB with considerable growth potential is as a chemical pre- cursor for vinyl bromide. Production Ethylene dibromide is prepared commercially by reacting bromine with ethylene gas.

Notes:: Values below the Limit of Detection (LoD) assumed to be ½ LoD. Means and risks shown only for years with data in all 12 months. "*" means there was insufficient or no. Animal mutagen and carcinogen (56). Prolonged or repeated exposure to ethylene dibromide may cause injury to the lungs, liver, or kidneys.

Adverse effects, including abnormalities in offspring, mutations, and stomach cancer, have been found in animals following exposure to ethylene dibromide. Jun 23,  · Samples based on and 2-µg quantities of ethylene dibromide were stable on charcoal during storage below °C for 13 and 12 days, respectively.

Gasoline samples which contained ethylene dibromide were placed into U-tubes; ethylene dibromide vapor was collected with charcoal tubes (flow rate of air was L/min).

Ethylene Dibromide (EDB) An EPA Factsheet. What is ethylene dibromide and how is it used. Ethylene dibromide (EDB) is a colorless, heavy organic liquid with a mildly sweet chloroform-like odor. Ethylene dibromide is mainly used in anti-knock gasoline mixtures, particularly in aviation fuel.

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Acute poisoning by ingestion can result in central nervous system depression, vomiting, hypotension, coma, convulsions. DIQUAT DIBROMIDE page 1 of 15 The Determination of Ethylene Dibromide in Diquat Dibromide and Diquat Dibromide / Paraquat Dichloride SL Formulations OUTLINE OF METHOD This gas chromatography/mass spectrometry (GC/MS) method provides for the mg/kg determination of ethylene dibromide using an internal standard procedure.

A portion of sample is. Looking for ethylene dibromide (EDB). Find out information about ethylene dibromide (EDB). or, H2C=CH2, a gaseous unsaturated hydrocarbon. It is the simplest alkene alkene, any of a group of aliphatic hydrocarbons whose molecules contain one or Explanation of ethylene dibromide (EDB).

gory “ethylene dibromide and fluorinated, brominated, or iodinated derivatives of acyclic hydrocarbons” have varied considerably from tofrom zero in, and to highs of over 2 million kilograms ( million pounds) in and (USITC ).

InU.S. exports of of 1,2-dibromoethane totaled Ethylene dibromide (1,2-dibromoethane), also known as EDB, glycoldibromide, and ethylene bromide, has the trade names Dowfume ®, Pestmaster ®, and Soilbrome ®.

It is a lead scavenger in gasoline and a pesticide fumigant for soil, grain, and fruit. Its structure and properties are shown in Table 1. Mar 25,  · The octane no. for a gasoline fuel can be increased by adding Tetraethyl lead (TEL) But Addition of it causes spark plug fouling so Ethylene Dibromide is used instead to avoid lead deposits around the spark plug.1,2-Dibromoethane.

CAS Number Synonym(s) EDB; Ethylene dibromide; Ethylene bromide. Occurence(s)/Use(s) Pesticide for felled logs and beehives; chemical intermediate for dyes, resins, waxes, and gums.

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