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In the atmosphere, epsilon-Caprolactam will be photodegraded rapidly by reactions with OH radicals (calculated half-life for a 24-hour day and 5.0E+05 OH/cm³: 21 hours). Hydrolysis in water is not expected to to be an important fate process.