Toxicity testing of “eco-friendly” de-icing formulations using Chironomus dilutus

Samuel Nutile, Megan E. Solan

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Abstract

Development of “eco-friendly” alternatives to chloride salt de-icers are purported to better protect aquatic and terrestrial environments while maintaining human safety, yet ambiguity in eco-friendly claims leads to difficulty in evaluating product safety for eco-conscious consumers.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)408-413
Number of pages6
JournalEnvironmental Pollution
Volume246
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 1 2019

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Snow and ice removal
Chironomidae
Toxicity
Safety
Testing
Chlorides
Salts

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Toxicology
  • Pollution
  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis

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In: Environmental Pollution, Vol. 246, 01.03.2019, p. 408-413.

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