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Ecotoxicological information

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Additional information

No data are available on the toxicity of terephthalic acid to terrestrial organisms.

Terrestrial toxicity data points have been waived on the grounds that exposure is not expected to occur and that TPA is readily biodegradable. Under these circumstances, data for the effects of terephthalic acid on terrestrial organisms are considered unnecessary.