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Aldrin

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Aldrin is an organochlorine insecticide that was widely used until the 1990s, when it was banned in most countries. [1]

24 relations: Bluegill, Carcinogen, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cyclopentadiene, Dieldrin, Diels–Alder reaction, Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act, Epoxide, European Union, Hexachlorocyclopentadiene, Immediately dangerous to life or health, Insecticide, Isomer, Kurt Alder, List of extremely hazardous substances, Median lethal dose, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Norbornadiene, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Organochloride, Persistent organic pollutant, Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants, Trout, United States Government Publishing Office.

Bluegill

The bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus) is a species of freshwater fish sometimes referred to as bream, brim, or copper nose.

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Carcinogen

A carcinogen is any substance, radionuclide, or radiation that promotes carcinogenesis, the formation of cancer.

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the leading national public health institute of the United States.

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Cyclopentadiene

Cyclopentadiene is an organic compound with the formula C5H6.

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Dieldrin

Dieldrin is an organochloride originally produced in 1948 by J. Hyman & Co, Denver, as an insecticide.

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Diels–Alder reaction

The Diels–Alder reaction is an organic chemical reaction (specifically, a cycloaddition) between a conjugated diene and a substituted alkene, commonly termed the dienophile, to form a substituted cyclohexene derivative.

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Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act

The Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986 is a United States federal law passed by the 99th United States Congress located at Title 42, Chapter 116 of the U.S. Code, concerned with emergency response preparedness.

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Epoxide

An epoxide is a cyclic ether with a three-atom ring.

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European Union

The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.

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Hexachlorocyclopentadiene

Hexachlorocyclopentadiene, also known as C-56, is an organochlorine compound that is a precursor to several pesticides.

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Immediately dangerous to life or health

The term immediately dangerous to life or health (IDLH) is defined by the US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) as exposure to airborne contaminants that is "likely to cause death or immediate or delayed permanent adverse health effects or prevent escape from such an environment." Examples include smoke or other poisonous gases at sufficiently high concentrations.

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Insecticide

Insecticides are substances used to kill insects.

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Isomer

An isomer (from Greek ἰσομερής, isomerès; isos.

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Kurt Alder

Kurt Alder (10 July 1902 – 20 June 1958) was a German chemist and Nobel laureate.

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List of extremely hazardous substances

This is the list of extremely hazardous substances defined in Section 302 of the U.S. Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (42 U.S.C. 11002).

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Median lethal dose

In toxicology, the median lethal dose, LD50 (abbreviation for "lethal dose, 50%"), LC50 (lethal concentration, 50%) or LCt50 is a measure of the lethal dose of a toxin, radiation, or pathogen.

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National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health

The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) is the United States federal agency responsible for conducting research and making recommendations for the prevention of work-related injury and illness.

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Norbornadiene

Norbornadiene is a bicyclic hydrocarbon and an organic compound.

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Occupational Safety and Health Administration

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is an agency of the United States Department of Labor.

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Organochloride

An organochloride, organochlorine compound, chlorocarbon, or chlorinated hydrocarbon is an organic compound containing at least one covalently bonded atom of chlorine that has an effect on the chemical behavior of the molecule.

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Persistent organic pollutant

Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are organic compounds that are resistant to environmental degradation through chemical, biological, and photolytic processes.

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Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants

Stockholm Convention on Persistent Organic Pollutants is an international environmental treaty, signed in 2001 and effective from May 2004, that aims to eliminate or restrict the production and use of persistent organic pollutants (POPs).

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Trout

Trout is the common name for a number of species of freshwater fish belonging to the genera Oncorhynchus, Salmo and Salvelinus, all of the subfamily Salmoninae of the family Salmonidae.

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United States Government Publishing Office

The United States Government Publishing Office (GPO) (formerly the Government Printing Office) is an agency of the legislative branch of the United States federal government.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aldrin

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