chlorophenols

chlorophenols

compounds used as fungicides, including timber preservation, as herbicides and in termite control. They are quite poisonous. See trichlorophenol, pentachlorophenol.
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Exposure to phenoxyacetic acids, chlorophenols, or organic solvents in relation to histopathology, stage, and anatomical localization of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.
In the seventies of the last century, the combined global production of phenol and chlorophenols approached 200 million Kg [4], which has been manufactured in paper, textiles, pharmaceuticals and fertilizer industries.
Galil, "Biosorption of Phenol and Chlorophenols by Acclimated Residential Biomass under Bioremediation Conditions in a Sandy Aquifer," Water Res.
Our study demonstrates, for the first time, attraction to a mixture of chlorophenols by the American dog tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Say), the principle vector of the agents of Rocky Mountain spotted fever and tularemia.
Cancer mortality in workers exposed to chlorophenoxy herbicides and chlorophenols.
Figure 3 shows the analysis of river water highly contaminated with chlorophenols and other compounds.
DARAMEND(R) / TERRAMEND(TM) TREATS THESE COMPOUNDS: PROVEN AT PROVEN AT MAXIMUM COMPOUND FULL/PILOT BENCH SCALE CONCENTRATION TREATED SCALE (mg/kg) Explosives TNT X X 10,100 RDX X X 21,000 HMX X X 2,800 DNT X X 9,450 Nitroglycerine X 540 Amino-DNTs X X 420 Nitrobenzene X 430 PETN X 4,100 Tetryl X X 10,500 TPHs (entire range) X X 7,800 Phthalates X X 2,370 Total Chlorophenols X X 1,224 Pentachlorophenol X X 1,181 Total PAHs X X 2,126 HMW PAHs(1) X X 1,025 Pesticides(2) Toxaphene X X 239 DDT X X 317 DDD X X 180 DDE X X 57 Lindane X X 90 Chlordane X X 231 Total HCHs X 4,000 Dieldrin X X 12 Aldrin X X N/A Endrin Ketone X X N/A 2,4,5-T X X 51 2,4-D X X 170 Metalochlor X X 139 Silvex X N/A 1 - High Molecular Weight PAHs 2 - Not necessarily in order of treatability
However, the fate of other pollutants like phenols, chlorophenols and organochlorine compounds had not been evaluated.
Kinetics also revealed that the toxicity effect of the chlorophenols dominated over the competitive inhibition effect.
Winkelmann (1995), "Soft Tissue Sarcoma and Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma in Workers Exposed to Phenoxy Herbicides, Chlorophenols, and Dioxins: Two Nested Case Control Studies," Epidemiology, 6(4):396-402.