Unformatted text preview: low level it is not considered to be a human carcinogen. MTBE is primarily a hazard to human health, but it also has been known to cause photochemical smog. Sources: http://www.epa.gov/mtbe/faq.htm http://books.google.com/books? id=P2ubO1AWT_EC&pg=PA333&lpg=PA333&dq=what+specific+property+of+MTBE+reduces+CO+e missions&source=bl&ots=Ax53wKBooP&sig=r2j23mZ66DDpUcaXq2L4FbzyCI4&hl=en&ei=TFJLTdr rLYep8Aa4iPzzDg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=3&ved=0CCUQ6AEwAg#v=onepage&q &f=false http://www.jhaltermann.com/docs/DataSheets/40900%20MTBE%20-%20Data%20and%20Safety %20Sheet.pdf http://www.epa.gov/chemfact/f_mtbe.txt...
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- Spring '11
- United States Environmental Protection Agency, Air Quality Index, Smog, Irritation, MTBE