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Distribution of data in ECOTOX across species, chemicals, and effects (June 2021 update)

Metadata Updated: May 30, 2022

The ECOTOXicology Knowledgebase (ECOTOX) has been in development since the early 1980s and is maintained by the U.S. EPA Great Lakes Toxicology and Ecology Division. ECOTOX includes curated data from toxicity tests from aquatic and terrestrial species, with results available on the web-based application: This paper includes overview summaries of the entirety of the data currently included in ECOTOX (as of September 2020 update), with the source data for these summaries included in this Excel file.

This dataset is associated with the following publication: Olker, J., C. Elonen, A. Pilli, A. Anderson, B. Kinzinger, S. Erickson, M. Skopinski, A. Pomplun, C. LaLone, C. Russom, and D. Hoff. The ECOTOXicology Knowledgebase: A Curated Database of Ecologically Relevant Toxicity Tests to Support Environmental Research and Risk Assessment. ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY AND CHEMISTRY. Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, Pensacola, FL, USA, 41(6): 1520-1539, (2022).

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Metadata Created Date May 30, 2022
Metadata Updated Date May 30, 2022

Metadata Source

Harvested from EPA ScienceHub

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Created Date May 30, 2022
Metadata Updated Date May 30, 2022
Publisher U.S. EPA Office of Research and Development (ORD)
Data Last Modified 2021-06-30
Public Access Level public
Bureau Code 020:00
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Harvest Source Id 04b59eaf-ae53-4066-93db-80f2ed0df446
Harvest Source Title EPA ScienceHub
Program Code 020:000
Publisher Hierarchy U.S. Government > U.S. Environmental Protection Agency > U.S. EPA Office of Research and Development (ORD)
Related Documents
Source Datajson Identifier True
Source Hash 6ccc331d69758f62d3b546d316b4811b0694ecc9
Source Schema Version 1.1

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