Tenders are Invited for Supply of Sleepers and Oak Wood Creosote
Devices for Maintenance Of Railways
Animals fed large amounts of wood creosote
had convulsions and died, while those fed lower levels had liver and kidney problems.
The majority is synthesized in chemistry labs, and typically made from lignin, a constituent of wood left over from the paper-making industry, or guaiacol, which is derived from wood creosote
The term "creosote" is often used to describe these PAH-rich products of combustion and their distillates, and encompasses such products as wood creosote (from the combustion of beech and other woods), coal tar creosote (from the combustion of coal or coal tar), and coal tar pitch volatiles.
In: Toxicological Profile for Wood Creosote, Coal Tar Creosote, Coal Tar, Coal Tar Pitch, and Coal Tar Pitch Volatiles.
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation has announced that it will pay over USD 5 billion for cleaning up areas across the United States polluted by nuclear fuel, wood creosote
and rocket fuel waste that led to cancer and other health problems.