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OCOptical Carrier
OCOrange County (California; New York)
OCOver Clock (computer CPU)
OCOf Course
OCOrange County (TV show)
OCOklahoma Christian University
OCOcean City, MD
OCOcean City
OCOpen Carry (firearm possession)
OCOriginal Character (fanfiction new, made-up character)
OCOxyContin (prescription drug; aka Oxys)
OCOut of Control
OCOdessa College (Odessa, Texas)
OCOpen Circuit (SCUBA and electronics)
OCOn Center
OCOnline Community
OCOriginal Content
OCOrganic Carbon
OCOn Camera
OCObsessive-Compulsive
OCOral Contraceptive
OCOff Camera (cinematography)
OCOrganized Crime
OCOleoresin Capsicum (active ingredient in pepper spray)
OCOregon City (Oregon)
OCOberlin College (Oberlin, Ohio)
OCOvercoat
OCOregon Coast
OCOn Course
OCOrder of Canada
OCOak Cliff (Dallas neighborhood)
OCOliver Cromwell
OCOral Communication
OCOther Character
OCOfficer Commanding
OCOperating Cost
OCOversight Committee
OCOffice of Communications
OCOvercurrent
OCOperating Company
OCOptical Communications
OCOfficer in Command
OCOld Chinese (language of pre 400BC)
OCOpenCup (online tournament)
OCOrganochlorine
OCObject Class
OCOpen Collector (electronics, transistors)
OCOffice of Compliance (US FDA)
OCOfficer of the Order of Canada
OCOld Chap (ham radio shorthand)
OCOttawa-Carleton
OCOptical Channel
OCOperational Control
OCOpen Content
OCOperating Characteristic
OCOffice of the Commissioner
OCOpen Canvas (art program)
OCOffice of the Comptroller
OCOakland City (Indiana College)
OCOperational Capability
OCOperation Center
OCOfficer Candidate
OCOperator Console
OCOld Covenant (biblical law)
OCOperant Conditioning (a training technique)
OCOpposing Counsel (legal notation)
OCOutside Corner (measuring in construction)
OCOperating Committee
OCOndes Courtes (French: shortwave)
OCOrlando Cabrera (baseball player)
OCObstetric Cholestasis
OCOxnard College (Oxnard, CA)
OCOver Crowded
OCOutput Compare
OCObserver Controller
OCOpen Computing
OCOceanic Crust
OCOperation Class
OCOutput Coupler (optics, lasers)
OCOcean Conservancy
OCOperations Coordinator
OCOffering Circular
OCOracle Clinical
OCOakwood College (Alabama)
OCOglethorpe County (Georgia)
OCOptical Colonoscopy
OCOn-scene Commander
OCOperations Controller
OCOverture Center (performing arts)
OCOutput Check
OCOut Calls
OCOrganisme Certificateur
OCOut Cast (gaming clan)
OCOne Communications, Inc.
OCOccupancy Certificate (residential license)
OCChristian O'Connell (radio personality; UK)
OCOctopus Card (Hong Kong smart payment card)
OCOperating Curve
OCOrganisme Conventionné (French: Accredited Body)
OCOperation Channel
OCOutdoors Center (Texas A&M)
OCOutside Circumference
OCOver-Crossing
OCOrdinary Cadet
OCOrientation Counselor
OCOperation Context
OCOxygen Cutting
OCOpere Citato (Latin: In the Work Cited)
OCOperator Centralization
OCOrganizational Committee of ACC
OCOdin's Court (rock and metal band)
OCOrmiston College
OCOrdres Courants (French: current orders)
OCOudste Categorie (Dutch)
OCOfficer's Cook
OCOrganizadora de Comercio (Spanish; Guatemala)
OCOtaku Convention (Japanese film festival)
OCOrdnance Controller
OCOffice and Communication Module
OCOutside Contracting/Contractor
OCOrder of the Carmelites (religious order)
OCOutage Continuing
OCOuter Chuck
OCOperational Concept/Operating Concept
OCOpen Within Memory Cell
OCOffice Coordinator (administrative position)
OCOmnipotent Carnage (gaming clan)
OCOwl City (band)
OCOrange Crush
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The response to the questionnaire showed that pesticides used in the Dridji area were mainly organochlorine, organophosphorous and pyrethroid insecticides.
In the spline models, odds ratios (ORs) for overweight and obesity were estimated using the lowest level of each organochlorine as the reference (Orsini and Greenland 2011).
12-14] studied a multiresidue method the simultaneous estimation of pesticides belonging to organochlorine and Organophosphorus groups in water using gas liquid chromatograph (GLC) equipped with capillary column and electron capture detector (ECD).
The authors recommend that use of persistent organochlorine chemicals, especially those determined to be potentially carcinogenic in animals and humans, be discontinued.
1950s Organochlorine pesticides (including Dieldrin and Aldrin) introduced into widespread agricultural use.
This publication discusses the generation and environmental impact of organochlorine compounds and the various approaches used to minimize their generation, both at the source and end-of-pipe.
Many of the chemicals, such as organochlorine pesticide DDT, have already been banned, but tests show accumulated amounts of the banned chemicals in people who were born since the bans came into force.
Concentrations of DDT, other organochlorine pesticides, tributyl tin, and PCB's continued to decline throughout the Bight during the 1990's, following major rapid decreases that occurred between 1965 and 1985.
Organochlorine pesticides are the class of products that has created what are probably the most notorious POPs (see chart).
The groups said, ''The Japanese government plans to import lean meats, as their pollution levels are relatively low, but such meats also contain blubber and are potentially dangerous,'' given that organochlorine compounds tend to accumulate easily in blubber.
Much of the residue found in organic crops was of organochlorine pesticides, chemicals - including DDT and chlordane - that plants can soak up from the soil decades after the products were used.
Organochlorine pesticides are the class of products that has produced what are probably the most notorious POPs (see the table on page 32 for some examples).