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Common Name International (CAS) Other Names
2,4-Dichlorophenol 120-83-2
2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D) - ester and non-ester 94-75-7 Amoxane, Cloroxane, 2,4-D
4-tert-octylphenol 140-66-9
Alachlor 15792-60-8
Aldrin 309-00-2 Octalene, Aldrec, Aldrex, Aldrite
Americium-241
Ammonia 7664-41-7 ammonia gas, aqueous ammonia or ammonium hydroxide (when dissolved in water), NH3
Anthracene 120-12-7 Anthracin, paranaphthalene, Gruenoel
Antimony 7440-36-0 Antymon, Sb
Antimony-125
Argon-41
Arsenic 7440-38-2 arsenic and compounds of arsenic
Asbestos 1332-21-4 Several varieties of asbestos exist- crocidolite, actinolite,anthophyllite, chrysotile, grunerite, tremolite, cristobalite.
Atrazine 1912-24-9 Residox, Primatol A, 6-Chloro-N-ethyl-N-isopropyl-1,3,5-triazinediyl-2,4-diamine
Azamethiphos 35575-96-3 Salmosan, Alfacron 10, Alfacron Plus, Snip Fly Bait
Benzene 71-43-2
Benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, xylenes (BTEX)
Benzo (g,h,i) perylene 191-24-2 1,12-benzperylene; 1,12-benzoperylene
Benzo(a) pyrene 50-32-8 benzo(d,e,f)chrysene, 3,4-benzopyrene, BaP
Benzo(b) fluoranthene 205-99-2
Benzo(k) fluoranthene 207-08-9
Benzyl butyl phthalate 85-68-7 Phthalic acid-butyl-benzyl ester, Butyl benzyl phthalate, BBP
Bisphenol-A 80-05-7 Diphenyol propane, 4,4'-(1-Methylidene)bisphenol, BPA
Brominated diphenylethers - total as Br PBDEs
Butadiene 106-99-0 1,3-Butadiene , C4H6, Vinyl ethylene
Cadmium 7440-43-9 cadmium and compounds of cadmium
Caesium-134
Caesium-137
Carbon dioxide 124-38-9 dry ice or cardice (solid form), CO2
Carbon monoxide 630-08-0 coal gas, carbon(ic) oxide, flue or exhaust gas, CO
Carbon tetrachloride 56-23-5 carbon tetrachloride
Carbon-14
Cerium-144
Chlordane 57-74-9 dichlorochlordene; chlordan; Corodane; Octachlor; Belt; Chlortox; Gold Crest; Intox; Synklor; Aspon, Chloriandrin, Chlorkil, Corodan, Dowchlor, Termi-Ded;1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-octachloro-2,3,3a,4,7,7a-hexahydro-4,7-methano-1H-indene; 1,2,4,5,6,7,8,8-octachloro-3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydromethanoindan; octachlorro-4,7-methanotetrahydroindan dichlorochlordene
Chlordecone 143-50-0 Kepone; Merex; 1,1a,3,3a,4,5,5,5a,5b,6-decachlorooctahydro-1,3,4-metheno-2H-cyclobuta[cd ]pentalen-2-one; decachlorotetrahydro-4,7-methanoindeneone
Chlorfenvinphos 470-90-8
Chlorides - total as Cl 16887-00-6
Chlorine and total inorganic chlorine compounds - as HCl 7782-50-5 brine, saline (when in solution), chloride, chloride ion, hydrogen chloride
Chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) CFCs
Chloroform 67-66-3 chloroform
Chlorpyrifos 2921-88-2 Dursban, Lorsban, "Destroyer", "Strike", O,O-diethyl-(3,5,6-trichloro-2-pyridinyl)phosphoroioate
Chromium 7440-47-3 chromium and compounds of chromium
Chromium VI 18540-29-9
Chromium(III)
Chromium-51
Chrysene 218-01-9
Cobalt-57
Cobalt-58
Cobalt-60
Copper 7440-50-8 copper and compounds of copper
Curium-242
Cyanides - total as CN total CN
Cypermethrin 52315-07-8 Ammo, Avicade, Barricade
Deltamethrin 52918-63-5
Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate 117-81-7 Phthalic acid dioctyl ester, Diethylhexyl phthalate, DEHP
Diazinon 333-41-5 Basudin, Knox out, Dethlac, Murphy Root Guard, O,O-diethyl O-(2-isopropyl-4-methyl-6-pyrimidinyl) phosphorothioate.
Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane - all isomers 50-29-3 Agritan, Azotox, Gyron, Dichloro-diphenyl-trichloro-ethane
Dichlorvos 62-73-7 DDVP, Vapona, Cyanophos, 2,2-Dichlorovinyl dimethyl phosphate
Dieldrin 60-57-1 Alvit, Dieldrite, Illoxol
Dimethoate 60-51-5 Fosfamid, Cygon
Dioxins and furans - as ITEQ polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs), polychlorinated-p-dioxins (PCDDs)
Dioxins and furans - as WHO TEQ polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs), polychlorinated-p-dioxins (PCDDs)
Diuron 330-54-1 Direx, Karmex, Dichlorfendim, 3-(3,4-Dchlorophenyl)-1,1-dimethylurea
Emamectin benzoate 137512-74-4 Slice, Proclaim
Endosulfan 115-29-7 Thiodan, Endox, Malix
Endrin 72-20-8 Isodrin epoxide, Endrex, Hexadrin, Mendrin
Erbium-169
Ethylbenzene 100-41-4 ethylbenzol; Ethylenzene; phenylethane
Ethylene dichloride 107-06-2 dutch oil or dutch liquid, 1,2-dichloroethane, ethylene dichloride
Ethylene oxide 75-21-8 Oxirane, Amproline, 1,2-Epoxyethane
Fluoranthene 206-44-0
Fluorides - total as F 16984-48-8 including fluorine
Fluorine and total inorganic fluorine compounds - as HF 7782-41-4 including fluorine
Fluorine-18
Formaldehyde 50-00-0 Methyl aldehyde, Methylene oxide, Methanal
Gallium-67
Group of Two or More Specified Radionuclides
Halogenated organic compounds - total as AOX
Halons Bromofluorocarbons
Heptachlor 76-44-8
Hexabromobiphenyl 36355-01-8
Hexabromocyclododecane 25637-99-4 Saytex BC-70HS, HBCD
Hexachlorobenzene 118-74-1 "bunt cure"
Hexachlorobutadiene 87-68-3 C-6, Dolenpur
Hexachlorocyclohexane - all isomers 608-73-1 lindane (gamma-HCH)
Hydrochlorofluorocarbons (HCFCs) HCFCs
Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) hydrofluorocarbons
Hydrogen chloride 7647-01-0 Anhydrous hydrochloric acid, Spirits of salts
Hydrogen cyanide 74-90-8 hydrogen cyanide
Indeno (1,2,3-c,d) 193-39-5
Indium-111
Iodine-123
Iodine-125
Iodine-129
Iodine-131
Iron 7439-896
Isodrin 465-73-6
Isoproturon 34123-59-6 Panron, Ipuron, IPU
Krypton-85
Lead 7439-92-1 lead and compounds of lead
Lead-210
Lindane 58-89-9
Linuron 330-55-2 Afalon, Lorox, Linurex
Manganese 7439-96-5 Mangnacat, Mangan, Tronamang, Cutaval
Mecoprop 93-65-2 MCPP, CMPP, Methoxone, Rankotex, Kilprop
Mercury 7439-97-6 mercury and compounds of mercury
Methane 74-82-8 natural gas, methyl hydride, biogas, CH4
Methyl chloride 74-87-3 Methyl chloride
Methyl chloroform 71-55-6 1,1,1-trichloroethane, Methyl chloroform
Methylene chloride 75-09-2 methylene dichloride
Mirex 2385-85-5
Naphthalene 91-20-3 Camphor tar, Mothballs, Mighty 150
Neptunium-237
Nickel 7440-02-0 nickel and compounds of nickel
Niobium-95
Nitrogen - total as N
Nitrogen oxides, NO and NO2 as NO2 oxides of nitrogen
Nitrous oxide 10024-97-2 nitrous oxide, laughing gas, nitrogen (I) oxide, N2O
Non-methane volatile organic compounds (NMVOCs) non-methane volatile organic compounds
Nonylphenol ethoxylates Nonoxynol, Antarox, Makon, NPEs, NPEOs
Nonylphenols NPs
Nonyphenol and nonylphenol ethoxylates
Octylphenol and octylphenol ethoxylates
Octylphenol ethoxylates Igepal, Triton X-100, OPEs
Octylphenols OPs
Organic tin compounds - total as Sn organic tin compounds
Other Alpha-emitting Radionuclides
Other Non Alpha-emitting Radionuclides
Other Radionuclide Not Listed
Particulate matter - PM10 and smaller particulate matter of diameter less than or equal to 10 micrometers (microns)
Particulate matter - total Particulate matter (all sizes)
Particulates - PM2.5 and smaller only
Pentachlorobenzene 608-93-5
Pentachlorophenol 87-86-5
Perfluoro octanyl sulphate (PFOS)
Perfluorocarbons (PFCs) perfluorocarbons
Permethrin 52645-53-1 Permetrina, Ambush, Pounce, Perto
Phenols - total as C 108-95-2 phenol and phenolic compounds
Phosphorus - total as P
Phosphorus-32
Phosphorus-33
Plutonium-241
Plutonium-alpha
Polonium-210
Polychlorinated biphenyls
Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) - as WHO TEQ Arochlor, Pyranol, Clophen, PCBs
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) (four indicator compounds of LRTAP) benzo[a]pyrene, benzo[b]fluoranthrene, benzo[k]fluranthrene, indo[1,2,3-cd]pyrene., PAHs
Radium-226
Radium-228
Radon-222
Ruthenium-106
Samarium-153
Selenium 7782-49-2
Selenium-75
Short chain (C10-13) chlorinated paraffins 85535-84-8 chlorowax or flexchlor, short chain chlorinated paraffins (SCCPs)
Simazine 122-34-9 Gestatop, Chemicrop
Sodium-22
Strontium-89
Strontium-90
Styrene 100-42-5 Vinylbenzene, Ethenylbenzene, Styropor, Cinnamene
Sulphur hexafluoride 2551-62-4 sulphur hexafluoride
Sulphur oxides, SO2 and SO3 as SO2 sulphur dioxide
Sulphur-35
Technetium-99
Technetium-99m
Teflubenzuron 83121-18-0 Dart, Diaract, Nemolt
Tetrachloroethane 79-34-5 Acetylene tetrachloride, Dichloro-2,2-dichloroethane, TCE
Tetrachloroethylene 127-18-4 tetrachloroethene
Thallium-201
Thorium-230
Thorium-232
Toluene 108-88-3 Monomethyl benzene; phenyl methane, methyl-Benzene; Methylbenzol;
Total organic carbon or COD/3 TOC or COD3
Toxaphene 8001-35-2
Tributyltin compounds 56573-85-4 TBTs
Trichlorobenzene - all isomers 12002-48-1 including all its isomers
Trichloroethylene 79-01-6 trichloroethene
Triclosan 3380-34-5
Trifluralin 1582-09-8 Digermin, Trigard, Treflan
Triphenyltin compounds 668-38-8
Tritium
Uranium-alpha
Vanadium 7440-62-2
Vinyl chloride 75-01-4 Chloroethylene, Vinyl chloride
Xenon-133
Xylene - all isomers 1330-20-7
Yttrium-90
Zinc 7440-66-6 zinc and compounds of zinc
Zirconium-95