Coal Tar

Known as: COAL TAR,CRUDE, Coal Tar [Chemical/Ingredient], liquor carbonis detergens 
A dark brown or black thick liquid obtained by roasting pine wood or formed as a by-product in the production of coke. Coal tar is a complex mixture… (More)
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2010
2010
The monitoring of a windrow treatment applied to soil contaminated by mostly 2-, 3- and 4-ring PAHs produced by coal tar… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Particulate matter emissions from a series of different Chinese coal combustion systems were collected and analyzed for elemental… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Coal tar is one of the oldest treatments for psoriasis and eczema. It has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antipruritic and… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
[1] ‘‘Tar balls’’ are amorphous, carbonaceous spherules that occur in the tropospheric aerosol as a result of biomass and biofuel… (More)
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2002
2002
Microbial diversity in four wells along a groundwater flowpath in a coal-tar-waste-contaminated aquifer was examined using RFLP… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Lung cancer rates in rural Xuanwei County, Yunnan Province, are among the highest in China. Residents traditionally… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
The tumorigenicity of two coal tar mixtures was compared to that of benzo[a]pyrene after 2 years of feeding. Mixture 1, a… (More)
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1985
1985
A method for isolating 1-hydroxypyrene from urine is described. The presence of 1-hydroxypyrene in urine was identified by… (More)
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1981
1981
For many years, crude coal tar has been used for the treatment of psoriasis. The possible carcinogenic effect of crude coal tar… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
About 300 carcinogens and non-carcinogens of a wide variety of chemical types have been tested for mutagenicity in the simple… (More)
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