Drinking Water Criteria Document for Xylenes (Final Draft)

The Office of Drinking Water (ODW), U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has prepared a Drinking water Criteria Document on xylenes: This Criteria Document is an extensive review of the following topics; Physical and chemical properties of xylenes; Toxicokinetics and human exposure to xylenes; Health Effects of xylenes in humans and animals; Mechanisms of toxicity of xylenes; Quantification of toxicological effects of xylenes.


Becker, J., D. Gray, AND M. Neal. Drinking Water Criteria Document for Xylenes (Final Draft). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C., EPA/600/X-84/185-1 (NTIS PB86117942).