Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
toxicity to microorganisms
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Toxicity of fluoranthene and its biodegradation metabolites to aquatic organisms
Author:
Ester Sepic, Mihael Bricelj, Hermina Leskovsek
Year:
2003
Bibliographic source:
Chemosphere 52 (2003) 1125–1133

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to
Guideline:
other: ISO 10712-1995-12-15, 1995. Water quality–Pseudomonas putida growth inhibition test (Pseudomonas cell multiplication inhibition test). First edition, ISO, Geneve, Switzerland.
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Test organisms

Test organisms (species):
Pseudomonas putida

Study design

Test type:
static
Water media type:
freshwater
Total exposure duration:
16 h

Results and discussion

Effect concentrations
Duration:
16 h
Dose descriptor:
NOEC
Effect conc.:
> 59 mg/L
Nominal / measured:
nominal
Conc. based on:
test mat.
Basis for effect:
growth inhibition

Applicant's summary and conclusion