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Ecotoxicological information

Toxicity to aquatic algae and cyanobacteria

Administrative data

Endpoint:
toxicity to aquatic algae and cyanobacteria
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Review article data are considered to be from a trusted source

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
OECD SIDS "Vinyl Chloride"
Author:
American Chemical Council, Wendy Sherman
Year:
2001
Bibliographic source:
UNEP Publications, Bern, p. 22 - ECOSAR

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
equivalent or similar to guideline
Guideline:
EPA OPP 122-2 (Algal Toxicity, Tiers I and II)
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Chloroethylene
EC Number:
200-831-0
EC Name:
Chloroethylene
Cas Number:
75-01-4
Molecular formula:
C2H3Cl
IUPAC Name:
chloroethene

Study design

Test type:
static

Results and discussion

Effect concentrations
Duration:
192 h
Dose descriptor:
other: TT Toxicity Threshold
Effect conc.:
710 mg/L
Nominal / measured:
estimated
Conc. based on:
test mat.
Basis for effect:
biomass

Applicant's summary and conclusion