Body Burden: The Pollution in Newborns: Test Results
Benzo[a]pyrene was not found in any of the samples above the limits of detection.
|About Benzo[a]pyrene *|
|Chemical Class||Polyaromatic hydrocarbon (PAH)|
|Chemical functions||Impurity, Residual monomer|
|May be found in the following types of products||Anti-corrosion materials, Binding agents (see also Adhesives), Binding agents - for binding together the individual constituents in the product, Building and repairing of pleasure and sporting boats, Building and repairing of ships, Construction industry, Cooling agents for metal processing, Corrosion inhibitors, Fertilizers, General construction of buildings and civil engineering works, General repair shops, Hardeners, Laboratory chemicals, Lubricants (See also Cutting oils), Manufacture of fabricated metal products, except machinery and equipment, Manufacture of machinery and equipment, Other use, Paint, lacquers and varnishes, Pharmaceuticals, Private households with employed persons, Protective chemicals|
|Uses||No known uses, formed when gasoline, garbage, or other material burns|
* Information may include trade names, manufacturers, and products for other chemicals in the Polyaromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) class.
|Suspected Health Concerns for Benzo[a]pyrene|
|No information on health effects associated with this chemical is available in seven standard toxicity references.|