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3. European Council of Vinyl Manufacturers (ECVM), European Council for Plasticizers and Intermediates, European Stabilizers Producers Association & European Plastics Converters 2001, Vinyl 2010.; The Voluntary Commitment of the PVC Industry; Massachusetts Office of Technical Assistance Fact Sheet: Strategies for Streamlining Testing and Certification -- Environmentally Friendly Wire and Cable; Mizuno, K., Hirukawa, H. & et al. 1999, Development of Non-Lead Stabilized PVC Compounds for Insulated Wires and Cables; Schmidt, D.F. 2005, Improved Lead-Free Wire and Cable Insulation, University of Massachusetts Lowell, Plastics Engineering Department; Toxics Use Reduction Institute, 2006, FiveChemicals Alternatives Assessment Study, available: http://www.turi.org/library/turi_publications/five_chemicals_study; Somay Products Inc., Traffic Safety Marking Paints: http://www.somay.com/manufact/traffic/index.html; United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) 2006, March 3, 2006-last update, Design for the Environment (DfE): About the Wire & Cable Partnership. Available: www.epa.gov/dfe/pubs/projects/wire-cable/about.htm [2006] ; United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) b, Waste Minimization: Lead Tire Weights. Available: http://www.epa.gov/epaoswer/hazwaste/minimize/leadtire.htm [2006, May, 2006].

4. National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) 2004, Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards; U.S. EPA, National Ambient Air Quality Standards, http://www.epa.gov/air/criteria.html.