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1 The data for this section were collected from the following sources: Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), 1999, "Chemical Profile: Toluene-2,6-Diisocyanate", "Chemical Profile: Toluene-2,4 Diisocyanate", and "Chemical Profile: Toluene Diisocyanate (Mixed Isomers)" (New York: EDF; see webpage: http:/www.scorecard.org/chemical-profiles/); Richard J. Lewis, Sr. (ed.), 1993, Hazardous Chemicals Desk Reference (New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold); National Institute for Environment, Health, and Safety (NIEHS), National Toxicology Program (NTP), "NTP Chemical Repository (Radian Corporation, August 29, 1991), Toluene Diisocyanate," (see webpage: http://ntp-db.niehs.nih.gov/NTP_Reports/NTP_Chem_H&S/NTP_Chem2/Radian26471-62-5.txt) and "NTP Chemical Repository (Radian Corporation, August 29, 1991), Toluene-2,6-Diisocyanate," (see webpage: http://ntp-db.niehs.nih.gov/NTP_Reports/NTP_Chem_H&S/NTP_Chem9/Radian91-08-7.txt) and New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, 1996, "Hazardous Substance Fact Sheet: Toluene-2,6-Diisocyanate" and "Hazardous Substance Fact Sheet: Toluene-2,4-Diisocyanate" (Trenton, New Jersey; see webpage: http://www.state.nj.us/health/eoh/rtkweb/rtkhsfs.htm); and U.S. EPA, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, 1998, "Toluene-2,4-Diisocyanate" (Washington, D.C.: U.S. EPA; see webpage: http://www.epa.gov/ttn/uatw/hlthef/toluene2.html); Stanford Research Institute (SRI) International, Chemical Economics Handbook, "Diisocyanates and Polyisocyanates" (1998) and "Phosgene" (1997) (Palo Alto, California: SRI).

2 The national chemical use data are from Stanford Research Institute (SRI) International, 1996, Chemical Economics Handbook, "Diisocyanates and Polyisocyanates" (Palo Alto, California: SRI). The Massachusetts chemical use data are from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MA DEP), 1998, "Massachusetts Toxics Use Reduction Act Chemical Reporting Data" (Boston: MA DEP).

3 The data in this section are from the following sources: EDF, 1999; and New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services, 1996 (see endnote #1 for full citations).