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What does VOC stand for?

VOC stands for Volatile Organic Chemical (classification)

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Union Pacific Railroad operations that began more than a century ago have contaminated the groundwater in the area with volatile organic chemicals known to increase the risk of cancer.
These include high levels of lead, mercury, volatile organic chemicals, pesticide runoff (including massive amounts of Round-Up sprayed along roadways and in power line rights-of-way), fertilizer runoff, and the list goes on.
Coletta, spokesman for the state Department of Environmental Protection, said testing of two Quaboag River water samples pretty much ruled out poison or volatile organic chemicals.
Thin-film sensors can be made from these nanofibers with superior sensitivity to a variety of gas vapors, including acids, bases, redox active vapors, alcohols, and volatile organic chemicals.