Testing Status of Trichloromethylstannane M990039
- ORGANOTINS - Organotins
EPA has listed the organotins as drinking water contaminants. There is a lack of toxicity & mechanistic data on the organotins occurring in drinking water although a related organotin is known to be neurotoxic. Organotins have wide application with more than 65% being used in PVC pipes. Organotins have been found in water samples collected from homes & commercial buildings supplied by PVC pipes.