[Pharmwaste] Pharmaceutical List

Megan Fakih Megan.Fakih at SPARROW.ORG
Tue Dec 29 16:12:32 EST 2009


Permethrin is a pharmaceutical used to treat lice and is missing from
the below list. 


Megan Fakih, RPh, MBA
St Lawrence Campus
Pharmacy Supervisor
1210 W Saginaw St
Lansing, Mi 48915
Phone: (517) 364-6341


>>> "Lyle Milby" <Lyle.Milby at NormanOK.gov> 12/29/2009 12:29 PM >>>
I did a search on the EPA's web site
http://www.epa.gov/ogwdw000/ccl/ccl3.html 
for "pharmaceuticals" and came up with 14 (I don't know why the
difference) substances that were listed as either used in
pharmaceuticals or in their production:

Substance Name	CASRN		Use

17alpha-estradiol	57-91-0	It is an estrogenic hormone and is used
in pharmaceuticals.

Benzyl chloride	100-44-7	It is used in the production of
other
substances, such as plastics, dyes, lubricants, gasoline and
pharmaceuticals.

equilenin	517-09-9	It is an estrogenic hormone and is used
in pharmaceuticals.

equilin	474-86-2	It is an estrogenic hormone and is used
in
pharmaceuticals.

Erythromycin	114-07-8	It is used in pharmaceutical
formulations as an antibiotic.

Estradiol (17-beta estradiol)	50-28-2	It is an estrogenic hormone and
is used in pharmaceuticals.

estriol	50-27-1	It is an estrogenic hormone and is used in
veterinary
pharmaceuticals.

estrone	53-16-7	It is an estrogenic hormone and is used in
veterinary
and human pharmaceuticals.

Ethinyl Estradiol (17-alpha ethynyl estradiol)	57-63-6	It is an
estrogenic hormone and is used in veterinary and human pharmaceuticals

Mestranol 	72-33-3	It is an estrogenic hormone and is used in
veterinary and human pharmaceuticals.

Nitroglycerin	55-63-0	It is used in pharmaceuticals, in the
production
of explosives, and in rocket propellants.

Norethindrone (19-Norethisterone)	68-22-4	It is a progresteronic
hormone used in pharmaceuticals.

o-Toluidine	95-53-4	It is used in the production of other
substances, such as dyes, rubber, pharmaceuticals and pesticides.

Quinoline	91-22-5	It is used in the production of other
substances, and as a pharmaceutical (anti-malarial) and as a flavoring
agent.

Lyle Milby
City of Norman
Environmental Services
P.O. Box 370
Norman, OK  73070
(405) 292-9731
lyle.milby at normanok.gov 


-----Original Message-----
From: pharmwaste-bounces at lists.dep.state.fl.us 
[mailto:pharmwaste-bounces at lists.dep.state.fl.us] On Behalf Of Susan
Zabo
Sent: Tuesday, December 29, 2009 10:01 AM
To: pharmwaste at lists.dep.state.fl.us 
Subject: [Pharmwaste] Pharmaceutical List

Does anyone have the list of the 13 pharmaceuticals that the U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency put on what it calls the Contaminant
Candidate List for the first time this year. Most are hormones, but
the
list also includes the antibiotic erythromycin.
thanks, susan

Susan Zabo
P2 Consultant
614.738.2186

http://www.ohanet.org/Issue/Environmental%20Protection 
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