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Administrative data

Endpoint:
distribution modelling
Type of information:
calculation (if not (Q)SAR)
Remarks:
Migrated phrase: estimated by calculation
Adequacy of study:
supporting study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Data published in peer-reviewed literature.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
An examination of the physical properties, fate, ecotoxicity and potential environmental risks for a series of propylene glycol ethers
Author:
Staples CA, Davis JW.
Year:
2002
Bibliographic source:
Chemosphere 49 (2002) 61–73

Materials and methods

Model:
calculation according to Mackay, Level III
Media:
other: Air, soil, water and sediment concentrations were estimated

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Results and discussion

Percent distribution in media

Other distribution results:
Estimated Distribution and Media Concentration:
Air: 12.3 ng/m3
Water: 0.07 µg/L
Soil: 0.37 µg/kg dwt
Sediment: 0.04 µg/kg dwt

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
The estimated concentrations for DPGME in environmental media are well below the levels required to produce adverse environmental effects.