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Short-term toxicity to aquatic invertebrates

Administrative data

Endpoint:
short-term toxicity to aquatic invertebrates
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Study period:
2000
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Joint Photomicrobial Process for the Degradation of the Insensitive Munition N‑Guanylurea-dinitramide (FOX-12)
Author:
N. N. Perreault, A. Halasz, S. Thiboutot, G. Ampleman, and J. Hawari
Year:
2013
Bibliographic source:
Environ. Sci. Technol. 2013, 47, 5193−5198
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Acute and chronic toxicity of nitrate to fathead minnows (pimephales promelas), ceriodaphnia dubia, and daphnia magna
Author:
Scott G. and R. L. Crunkilton
Year:
2000
Bibliographic source:
Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Vol. 19, No. 12, pp. 2918–2922, 2000

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
Data published: method not specified
GLP compliance:
not specified
Remarks:
data published

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Test material form:
solid: particulate/powder

Test organisms

Test organisms (species):
Daphnia magna

Study design

Test type:
static
Total exposure duration:
96 h

Test conditions

Hardness:
156 to 172 mg/L as CaCO3
Test temperature:
25°C
pH:
7.89 to 8.25
Dissolved oxygen:
7.93 to 8.25
Nominal and measured concentrations:
Nitrate concentrations were measured at the start of the tests and were within 95% of nominal concentrations for all acute toxicity tests.
Reference substance (positive control):
yes

Results and discussion

Effect concentrations
Key result
Duration:
96 h
Dose descriptor:
LC50
Effect conc.:
> 323 - < 611 mg/L
Details on results:
The medium concentration for the LC50 for Daphnia Magna was measured as 462 mg/L NO3-N.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Validity criteria fulfilled:
yes
Conclusions:
In water, ADN undergoes to photodegradation into nitrate. LC50 for Daphnia Magna was measured as 462 mg/L NO3-N.