Volume II Chapter 2.0 Index
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01 2.0 2.4.4

2.0 PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES AND FATE 2-1

2.1. INTRODUCTION 2-1

2.2. GENERAL INFORMATION 2-2

2.3. PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL PROPERTY EVALUATION METHODOLOGY 2-4

2.4. PHYSICAL/CHEMICAL PROPERTIES - CHLORINATED COMPOUNDS 2-7

2.4.1. Water Solubility 2-7

2.4.2. Vapor Pressure 2-13

2.4.3. Henry's Law Constant 2-15

2.4.4. Octanol/Water Partition Coefficient 2-16

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02 2.4.5 2.6.1.3.1

2.4.5. Organic Carbon Partition Coefficient 2-18

2.4.6. Photo Quantum Yields 2-19

2.5. PHYSICAL CHEMICAL PROPERTIES - BROMINATED COMPOUNDS 2-20

2.6. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE - CHLORINATED COMPOUNDS 2-21

2.6.1. Environmental Fate of Chlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins (CDDs) and Chlorinated Dibenzofurans (CDFs) 2-21

2.6.1.1. Summary 2-21

2.6.1.2. Transport Mechanisms 2-21

2.6.1.2.1. Transport Mechanisms in Air 2-21

2.6.1.2.2. Transport Mechanisms in Soil 2-26

2.6.1.2.3. Transport Mechanisms in Water. 2-28

2.6.1.3. Transformation Processes 2-30

2.6.1.3.1. Photodegradation 2-30

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03 2.6.1.3.2 REF

2.6.1.3.2. Oxidation. 2-352.6.1.3.3. Hydrolysis. 2-35

2.6.1.3.4. Biotransformation and Biodegradation. 2-36

2.6.2 Environmental Fate of Coplanar PCBs 2-37

2.6.2.1. Summary 2-37

2.6.2.2. Transport Mechanisms 2-37

2.6.2.3. Transformation Processes 2-38

2.6.2.3.1. Photodegradation 2-38

2.6.2.3.2. Oxidation 2-39

2.6.2.3.3. Hydrolysis 2-40

2.6.2.3.4. Biotransformation and Biodegradation 2-40

2.7. ENVIRONMENTAL FATE - BROMINATED COMPOUNDS 2-42

2.7.1. Summary 2-42

2.7.2. Transport Mechanisms 2-43

2.7.3. Transformation Processes 2-43

2.7.3.1. Photodegradation 2-43

2.7.3.2. Oxidation 2-44

2.7.3.3. Hydrolysis 2-45

2.7.3.4. Biotransformation and Biodegradation 2-45

REFERENCES FOR CHAPTER 2 2-47

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