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The Connection Between Tires, Fish, and Us

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23-04-058October 2023October 2023
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Author(s) Washington State Department of Ecology
Description This publication provides an introduction to 6PPD (an antidegradant used in tires) and 6PPD-quinone (a transformation product of 6PPD). We explain what 6PPD and 6PPD-quinone are; our work to address these chemicals; and how 6PPD-quinone impacts fish, ecosystems, and humans.
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Keywords aquatic life, 6PPD, tires, toxics, toxic chemicals, tire, reducing toxics, salmon, aquatic toxicity, Coho, 6PPD-quinone, antiozonants, tire chemicals, 6PPD-q, 6PPDQ, aquatic species, tire wear particles
WEB PAGE Tire anti-degradant (6PPD) and 6PPD-quinone

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Responsiveness Summary: 6PPD Hazard Criteria

6PPD Alternatives Assessment Hazard Criteria

Focus on: Monitoring 6PPD-q in the environment

Focus On: Reducing Sources of 6PPD

Focus On: Best Management Practices for 6PPD-q