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1,2-Dichlorobenzene


CASRN: 95501
Parameter 1: ORGANIC
Parameter 2: Monocyclic aromatic compounds
Parameter 3: Chlorinated benzenes

Water Quality for the Protection of Aquatic Life

Further documentation on these guidelines can be found in the Canadian Environment Quality Guidelines.
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Freshwater

Concentration (μg/L)

0.7

Interim guideline.

Substance has been re-evaluated since CCREM 1987 + Appendixes. Either a new guideline has been derived or insufficient data existed to derive a new guideline.

Date

1997

Marine

Concentration (μg/L)

42

Interim guideline.

Substance has been re-evaluated since CCREM 1987 + Appendixes. Either a new guideline has been derived or insufficient data existed to derive a new guideline.

Date

1997

Water Quality for the Protection of Agriculture

Irrigation

Concentration (μg/L)

Insufficient data

No fact sheet created. For more information on this guideline, please refer to Canadian Water Quality Guidelines (CCREM 1987).

Substance has been re-evaluated since CCREM 1987 + Appendixes. Either a new guideline has been derived or insufficient data existed to derive a new guideline.

Date

1997

Livestock

Concentration (μg/L)

Insufficient data

No fact sheet created. For more information on this guideline, please refer to Canadian Water Quality Guidelines (CCREM 1987).

Substance has been re-evaluated since CCREM 1987 + Appendixes. Either a new guideline has been derived or insufficient data existed to derive a new guideline.

Date

1997

Sediment Quality for the Protection of Aquatic Life

Freshwater

Concentration (μg/kg dry weight) - ISQG

No data

Concentration (μg/kg dry weight) - PEL

No data

Date

No data

Marine

Concentration (μg/kg dry weight) - ISQG

No data

Concentration (μg/kg dry weight) - PEL

No data

Date

No data

Soil Quality for the Protection of Environmental and Human Health

Concentration (mg/kg dry weight) - Agricultural

0.1

Concentration (mg/kg dry weight) - Residential / parkland

1

Concentration (mg/kg dry weight) - Commercial

10

Concentration (mg/kg dry weight) - Industrial

10

Date

1991

Tissue Residue Quality for the Protection of Widlife Consumer of Aquatic Biota

Concentration (µg/kg diet wet weight)

No data

Date

No data