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Environmental fate & pathways

Biodegradation in water: screening tests

Administrative data

Endpoint:
biodegradation in water: screening tests
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Biodegradation and bioaccumulation data of existing chemicals based on the CSCL Japan. Compild under the Safety Division Basic Industries Bureau Ministry of International Trade & Industry, Japan.
Author:
MITI
Year:
1992
Bibliographic source:
Chemicals Inspection & Testing Institute, Japan.

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline available
Principles of method if other than guideline:
There is no guideline available.
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
4-nitrobenzoic acid
EC Number:
200-526-2
EC Name:
4-nitrobenzoic acid
Cas Number:
62-23-7
Molecular formula:
C7H5NO4
IUPAC Name:
4-nitrobenzoic acid

Study design

Duration of test (contact time):
ca. 14 d

Results and discussion

% Degradation
Value:
ca. 62
Sampling time:
14 d
Remarks on result:
other: the St.dev and parameter is unknown.

Applicant's summary and conclusion