Prior to metabolic experimentation involving halogenated hydrocarbons
, we confirmed the GSTT1 enzymatic activity in vitro.
such as TCE and dichloroethylene (DCE) are among the most common water supply contaminants in the United States and abroad (1).
The most common types of VOCs found in homes included ethyl alcohol (suspected of coming from fungi), halogenated hydrocarbons
(probably from refrigerators and dry cleaning solvents) and terpenes from building wood.
There are many references in the scientific literature about effects of halogenated hydrocarbons
This is a very aggressive solvent and can be used in a replacement for halogenated hydrocarbons
. End product uses include varnish and graffiti removers.
Despite advisories warning anglers away from contaminated fishing spots, consumption of sport-caught fish remains an important route of human exposure to halogenated hydrocarbons
thought to be risk factors for breast cancer.
Residues and metabolites of selected persistent halogenated hydrocarbons
in blood specimens from a general population survey.
are the solvents of choice for condensation cleaning.