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The single hexachlorobutadiene sample result was above the one-year MEG, but below the 8-hour MEG.
They are among 250 bought by ICI after high levels of hexachlorobutadiene (HCBD) were discovered in Weston, near Runcorn.
Chemical giant ICI is planning to pull down 36 houses and a former scout hut in Weston Village, Runcorn, which contain high levels of hexachlorobutadiene (HCBD).
Task 1: hexachlorobenzene and hexachlorobutadiene pollution from chlorocarbon processes.
The five chemicals to receive expedited action are: Decabromodiphenyl ethers (DecaBDE), used as a flame retardant in textiles, plastics and polyurethane foam; Hexachlorobutadiene (HCBD), used in the manufacture of rubber compounds and lubricants and as a solvent; Pentachlorothio-phenol (PCTP), used as an agent to make rubber more pliable in industrial uses; Tris (4-isopropylphenyl) phosphate, used as a flame retardant in consumer products and other industrial uses; and 2,4,6-Tris(tert-butyl)phenol, used as a fuel, oil, gasoline or lubricant additive.
Spectra of the sorbents before and after As(V) sorption were studied by using hexachlorobutadiene and chlorofluorocarbon oils as complementary mulling agents.
Waste from north quarry dating back over 50 years has produced a by-product called hexachlorobutadiene (HCBD).