Drinking Water Criteria Document for Lindane (Final Draft)

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


Thompson, W. AND M. Melzer. Drinking Water Criteria Document for Lindane (Final Draft). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C., EPA/600/X-84/182-1 (NTIS PB86117819).

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