[Pharmwaste] Pharmaceutical List
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
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
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
Benzyl chloride 100-44-7 It is used in the production of
substances, such as plastics, dyes, lubricants, gasoline and
equilenin 517-09-9 It is an estrogenic hormone and is used
equilin 474-86-2 It is an estrogenic hormone and is used
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
estrone 53-16-7 It is an estrogenic hormone and is used in
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
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
City of Norman
P.O. Box 370
Norman, OK 73070
lyle.milby at normanok.gov
From: pharmwaste-bounces at lists.dep.state.fl.us
[mailto:pharmwaste-bounces at lists.dep.state.fl.us] On Behalf Of Susan
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
list also includes the antibiotic erythromycin.
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