pentachloronitrobenzene


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pentachloronitrobenzene

a soil fungicide used extensively in agricultural crops and not known to cause illness but it is of environmental concern because of its capacity to enter the human food chain and cause tissue residues in all species; abbreviated PCNB.
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American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD) today announced that the Chief Judge for the United States District Court for the District of Columbia has granted the Company's motion for summary judgment and vacated the Stop Sale, Use or Removal Order that had been issued in August 2010 by the United States Environmental Protection Agency relating to the Company's USEPA-registered pentachloronitrobenzene (PCNB) product line.
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD) today announced that the United States District Court for the District of Columbia has denied the Company's motion for emergency and injunctive relief from a Stop Sale, Use or Removal Order that had been issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency relating to the Company's USEPA-registered pentachloronitrobenzene (PCNB) product line.
Quantification of POPs was performed by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry for 41 PCB congeners, 21 PBDE congeners, p,p'-DDT, p,p'-DDD, o,p'-DDE and p,p'-DDE, [alpha]- and [gamma]-chlordane, mirex, hexachlorobenzene, pentachloronitrobenzene, and heptachlor.
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE: AVD) today announced it has filed an action against the United States Environmental Protection Agency ("USEPA") in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia seeking emergency and injunctive relief from a Stop Sale, Use or Removal Order that USEPA recently issued relating to the company's USEPA-registered pentachloronitrobenzene (PCNB) product line.
Biotransformation of the fungicides hexachlorobenzene and pentachloronitrobenzene.