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Toxicity to other aquatic organisms

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Endpoint:
toxicity to other aquatic vertebrates
Type of information:
other: EU Risk Assessment
Adequacy of study:
other information
Reliability:
other: EU Risk Assessment
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: No reliability is given as this is a summary entry for the EU RAR.

Data source

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Reference Type:
secondary source
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
2003
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Testing for the toxicity of chemicals with Tetrahymena pyriformis.
Author:
Yoshioka Y et al.
Year:
1985
Bibliographic source:
Sci. Total Envir., 43, 149-157.
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Simultaneous multiple species testing: Acute toxicity of 13 chemicals to 12 diverse freshwater amphibian, fish, and invertebrate families.
Author:
Holcombe GW et al.
Year:
1987
Bibliographic source:
Arch. Environ. Toxicol., 16, 697-710.

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
EU Risk Assessment
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Results and discussion

Any other information on results incl. tables

EU Risk Assessment (2003):

Short-term toxicity toTetrahymena pyriformis(freshwater aquatic protozoa),Tanytarsus dissmilis(chironomid midge) andAplexa hypnorum(snail) was studied by Yoshioka et al. (1985) and Holcombe et al. (1987). They found EC50 values ranging from 0,91 mg/l (protozoa) to 3,16 mg/l (snail).

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