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  1. Dibromochloropropane

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1556

    a pungent odor. It is used primarily as an unclassified nematocide for soil fumigation of cucumbers, summer ... shrubs. The major source of 1,2-dibromo-3-chloropropane in drinking water is runoff/leaching from soil ... containing 1,2-dibromo-3-chloropropane well in excess of the maximum contaminant level (MCL) for many years ...

  2. Prof. Susan Fisher

    https://entomology.osu.edu/our-people/susan-fisher

    of environmental toxicology with emphasis on the influence of physical factors on contaminant ... transfer and in relating tissue levels of contaminants with the myriad of biological effects that they ... with emphasis on control methods as well as their role in contaminant cycling. When not busy in the ...

  3. Promoting Infiltration

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/resources/human-dimensions/mental-models/basic-stream-and-watershed-ecology-lesson-plans/promoting-infiltration

    should not be removed (A New Way: Restoring Habitat in Urban Watersheds, Wayne County Michigan DEQ, ... rain, storms, your garden hose, etc. to soak into the ground instead of running into nearby streams, ... line to prevent soil erosion and increase the ground?s capacity to absorb water.  Many home lawns are ...

  4. Manganese

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1521

    in soils that may erode into these waters. However, human activities are also responsible for much of ... the manganese contamination in water in some areas. HEALTH EFFECTS People with long-term exposure to ... for long term consumption; however, it may still exceed the secondary maximum contaminant level (SMCL) ...

  5. Hexachlorobenzene

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1567

    contaminant level. detection suggest human source Discharge from metal refineries and agricultural chemical ... very slowly and still persists in the environment. Small particles stick to soil and remain in ... maximum contaminant level (MCL) for many years could experience liver or kidney problems; reproductive ...

  6. Lindane

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1569

    used as a dip for fleas and lice on pets, and livestock, for soil treatment, on the foliage of fruit ... drinking water is runoff/leaching from insecticide used on cattle, lumber, gardens. HEALTH EFFECTS Some ... people who drink water containing lindane well in excess of the maximum contaminant level (MCL) for many ...

  7. 1,2-Dichloropropane

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1587

    also used in making lead free gasoline, paper coating, soil fumigant for nematodes, and insecticide for ... as a soil fumigant. It may also leach from municipal landfills. HEALTH EFFECTS Some people who drink ... water containing 1,2-dichloropropane well in excess of the maximum contaminant level (MCL) for many ...

  8. Heptachlor epoxide

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1566

    to soil, but is extremely resistant to biodegration, persisting for many years in the upper soil ... people who drink water containing heptachlor epoxide well in excess of the maximum contaminant level ... (MCL) for many years could experience liver damage and may have an increased risk of getting cancer. ...

  9. Toxaphene

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1576

    on cotton and cattle. It is very persistent, remaining in soil for up to 14 years. It is not expected ... to soils and the sediments of water bodies, it may gradually evaporate to the air where it is slowly ... Some people who drink water containing toxaphene well in excess of the maximum contaminant level (MCL) ...

  10. Chlordane

    https://ohiowatersheds.osu.edu/node/1552

    Chlordane may persist for long periods of time in air, soil and water. HEALTH EFFECTS Some people who drink ... water containing chlordane well in excess of the maximum contaminant level (MCL) for many years could ... experience liver or nervous system problems; increased risk of cancer. 2.00 ppb ug/L ppb Pesticide MCL MCL ...

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