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What does COC stand for?

COC stands for Chemical of Concern (environmental contaminant)

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  • Science, medicine, engineering, etc.

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When the beam passes through the plume of the chemical of concern, a portion of the beam's energy is absorbed by the chemical and the reduced reflection is measured to indicate its presence.
In a typical study, 50 male and female rats and mice are exposed to three different dosages of the chemical of concern.
Short-term removal from exposure to the environmental chemical of concern may have diagnostic value; this short-term removal may also have palliative value while interventions that are more suitable for long-term case management are arranged.
The department would also be required to adopt regulations to establish a process by which chemicals of concern in products, and their potential alternatives, are evaluated to determine how best to limit exposure or to reduce the level of hazard posed by a chemical of concern.