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- Volchek, Konstantin; Thouin, Geneviève; Kuang, Wenxing; Li, Ken; Tezel, F. Handan; Brown, Carl E.
- Environmental science and pollution research international 2014 v.21 no.20 pp. 11844-11855
- air; breathing; ceramics; construction materials; decontamination; glass; gypsum; lindane; models; polypropylenes; risk; temperature; tiles; time-weighted average; vapors
- ... The release of the organochlorine pesticide lindane (γ-hexachlorocyclohexane) from several types of contaminated building materials was studied to assess inhalation hazard and decontamination requirements in response to accidental and/or intentional spills. The materials included glass, polypropylene carpet, latex-painted drywall, ceramic tiles, vinyl floor tiles, and gypsum ceiling tiles. For eac ...
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