- Lindane



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Statutes/Regulations

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Statutes/Regulations Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
PAI Lindane Valid
CWA 304B Lindane Valid
Criteria for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills gamma-BHC; Lindane Unknown
RCRA Appendix VIII Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha., 5.alpha.,6.beta.)- Valid
Water Quality Guidance for the Great Lakes System Lindane Unknown
CWA Priority Lindane Valid 11/19/1982
CWA 311-HS Lindane Valid 03/13/1978
SDWA NPDWR Lindane Valid
Uranium Mill Wastes Lindane Unknown
SARA 110 Hexachlorocyclohexane, gamma- Valid 04/17/1987
CERCLA Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)- Valid
EPCRA 302 Lindane Valid 11/17/1986
Interim Standards for Owners & Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment Storage & Disposal Facilities Lindane Unknown
EPCRA 313 Lindane Unknown
CERCLA Lindane Valid
Pesticides - Active Ingredients Lindane Unknown
CWA Priority .gamma.-BHC Valid 11/19/1982
SARA 110 BHC-gamma Valid 04/17/1987
RCRA U Waste Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)- Valid 11/25/1980
RCRA T Char Lindane Valid 03/29/1990
Determination of Reportable Quantities for Hazardous Substances Lindane Unknown
Classification of Solid Waste Disposal Facilities and Practices Lindane Unknown
CAA112(b) HAP 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexachlorocyclohexane Unknown
EG Part 413 Lindane Valid 07/30/2018
Standards for Owners and Operators of Hazardous Waste Treatment, Storage, and Disposal Facilities gamma-BHC Unknown
Land Disposal Restrictions D013 Unknown
Water Quality Standards gamma-BHC (Lindane) Unknown
Guidelines Establishing Test Procedures for the Analysis of Pollutants gamma-BHC (Lindane) Unknown
RCRA Appendix VIII Lindane Valid
TSCA Inv Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)- Valid
CWA 311-HS .gamma.-Benzene hexachloride Valid 03/13/1978
2020 CDR TSCA Inv Active Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)- Unknown
CERCLA .gamma.-BHC Valid
CERCLA Hexachlorocyclohexane (.gamma. isomer) Valid
RCRA: Appendix IX gamma-BHC Unknown
RCRA U Waste Lindane Valid 11/25/1980
CWA 304B .gamma.-BHC Valid
Hazardous Waste Injection Restrictions Lindane Unknown
CWA 311-HS .gamma.-BHC Valid 03/13/1978
EG Part 455 Lindane Unknown
Management of Specific Hazardous Wastes and Specific Types of Hazardous Waste Management Facilities gamma-Hexachloro-cyclohexane Unknown
NPDES gamma-BHC Unknown
2016 CDR TSCA Inv Lindane Valid

EPA Applications/Systems

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EPA Applications/Systems Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
ECOTOX Benzene hexachloride, .gamma. isomer Valid
ECOTOX .gamma.-Hexachlorocyclohexane Valid
ECOTOX 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexachlorocyclohexane, .gamma. isomer Valid
CORR Lindane Valid
PCS .gamma.-Lindane Valid
ECOTOX Lindan Valid
ECOTOX Gammalin 20 Trade Name
PCS .gamma.-BHC Valid
ERNS Hexachlorocyclohexane Valid
ECOTOX Lindex Trade Name
ECOTOX .gamma. HCH Valid
SEMS GAMMA-HEXACHLOROCYCLOHEXANE (LINDANE) Unknown
ECOTOX Gammexane 20E Trade Name
ECOTOX Hilbeech Trade Name
ICIS-Air Lindane Valid
EIS 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexachlorocyclohexane Valid 01/01/1970
ECOTOX Isotox Trade Name
EIMS Lindane Valid
ECOTOX .gamma.-Isomer Ambiguous
ECOTOX Gamaxene Trade Name
ICIS Lindane Valid
OPPIN Lindane Valid
CERCLIS3 .gamma.-Benzene hexachloride Valid
CERCLIS3 Hexachlorocyclohexane (gamma isomer) Valid
ICIS .gamma.-BHC Valid
ECOTOX .gamma.-Lindane Valid
ECOTOX Hungaria L-7 Trade Name
PCS Lindane Valid
PCS Lindane, dry weight Valid
CERCLIS3 Lindane Valid
ECOTOX Hexachlorane Trade Name
IRIS .gamma.-Hexachlorocyclohexane Valid
ECOTOX (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)-1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexachlorocyclohexane Valid
EIMS .gamma.-BHC Valid
ICIS-Air 1,2,3,4,5,6-Hexachlorocyclohexane Valid
ECOTOX HCCH Valid
ECOTOX Dol Granule Trade Name
PCS Gamma-BHC Valid
GCES Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)- Valid
CERCLIS3 .gamma.-HCCH Valid
ECOTOX Heclotox Trade Name
TSCATS Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-, (1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)- Valid
STORET Lindane Valid
ECOTOX Lindatox Trade Name
CAMEO Chemicals Lindane Valid
ERNS Benzene hexachloride Valid
ECOTOX Lindano 25W Valid
ECOTOX Ben-Hex Trade Name
ECOTOX Hexachlorine cyclohexane Valid
WQX Lindane Valid
ECOTOX Agrocide Trade Name
ECOTOX Lindane Valid
AQS Lindane Valid
PCS .gamma.-R-BHC Valid
ECOTOX Hexachloran Trade Name
GLENDA Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro- (g-isomer) Valid
ECOTOX .gamma.-BHC Valid
CORR Cyclohexane,1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro-(1.alpha.,2.alpha.,3.beta.,4.alpha.,5.alpha.,6.beta.)-] Valid
ECOTOX Detox 25 Valid
CERCLIS3 .gamma.-BHC Valid
ECOTOX Tri-6 Dust No. 30 Valid
ECOTOX Benzene hexachloride Valid
TRIPS Lindane Valid 01/01/1987 12/31/9999
Other Sources

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Ad Hoc List
Ad Hoc List Synonym Synonym Quality Effective Date End Date
SCDM Lindane(Hexachlorocyclohexane,gamma-) Unknown
WDNR BHC gamma (lindane) Unknown 03/27/2013
RSL Hexachlorocyclohexane, Gamma- (Lindane) Unknown

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Related Substances

This substance exists as a Related Substance of the following substances.

Systematic Name Synonym CAS Number TSN EPA Identifier Effective Date End Date
Pesticides, organic, chemicals, total, from CWA304B 40 CFR455.20(b) Pesticides, organic, chemicals, total, from CWA304B 40 CFR455.20(b) E755231
Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro- Cyclohexane, 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexachloro- 608-73-1
Pesticides Pesticides E966580
Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 413.02 Total Toxic Organics (TTO) Effluent Guidelines Part 413.02 E1841582

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