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Toxicity to soil macroorganisms except arthropods

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Description of key information

No data are available on the toxicity of dimethyl terephthalate to soil macroorganisms.  

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Additional information

This data point has been waived for dimethyl terephthalate on the grounds that exposure is not expected to occur and that DMT is readily biodegradable. Under these circumstances, data for the effects of dimethyl terephthalate on soil macroorganisms are considered unnecessary.