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Appendix A: List of acronyms

2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid
American National Standards Institute
advanced oxidation processes
body weight
cytochrome P450
deoxyribonucleic acid
Environmental Protection Agency
F air:water
air to water NDMA concentration
K aw
Henry's law constant
K ow
n-octanol/water partition coefficient
K p
skin permeability coefficient
LC 50
median lethal concentration
lower confidence limit
LD 50
median lethal dose
lowest-observed-effect concentration
maximum acceptable concentration
4-(2-methyl-4-chlorophenoxy)acetic acid
natural organic matter
NSF International
part per million
ribonucleic acid
reverse osmosis
liver homogenate prepared by 9000 × g centrifugation
Standards Council of Canada
TD 05
tumorigenic dose 05; the dose level that causes a 5% increase in tumour incidence over background
tolerable daily intake
TDL 05
95% lower confidence limit on the TD 05
United States Environmental Protection Agency
World Health Organization


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