Endocrine Disruption

TEDX List of Potential Endocrine Disruptors



CAS # 100-42-5

Household product ingredient
Pesticide ingredient
Unconventional Oil and Gas

Evidence Supporting This Chemical as an Endocrine Disruptor

Kassotis CD, Klemp KC, Vu DC, Lin CH, Meng CX, Besch-Williford CL, Pinatti L, Zoeller RT, Drobnis EZ, Balise VD, et al. 2015 in press. Endocrine-disrupting activity of hydraulic fracturing chemicals and adverse health outcomes after prenatal exposure in male mice. Endocrinology:en20151375.

Kassotis CD, Tillitt DE, Davis JW, Hormann AM, Nagel SC. 2014. Estrogen and androgen receptor activities of hydraulic fracturing chemicals and surface and ground water in a drilling-dense region. Endocrinology 155(3):897-907.

Mutti A, Falzoi M, Romanelli A, Franchini I. 1984. Regional alterations of brain catecholamines by styrene exposure in rabbits. Arch Toxicol 55(3):173-177.

Takao T, Nanamiya W, Nazerloo HP, Asaba K, Hashimoto K. 2000. Possible reproductive toxicity of styrene in peripubertal male mice. Endocr J 47(3):343-347.

Zaidi NF, Agrawal AK, Srivastava SP, Seth PK. 1985. Effect of gestational and neonatal styrene exposure on dopamine receptors. Neurobehavioral Toxicology & Teratology 7(1):23-28.

*Category References

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Ziemkiewicz PF, Thomas He Y. 2015. Evolution of water chemistry during Marcellus Shale gas development: A case study in West Virginia. Chemosphere 134:224-231.