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Document ID (ISN)100126
CIS number 02-1085
Year 1999
Convention or series no. FISQ 5-100 IPCS ICSC 1250
Title Uranium hexafluoride
Original title Hexafluorure d'uranium [in French]
Hexafluoruro de uranio [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information English/French versions: Internet documents, 1999. Spanish version: Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 1991. 2p. Illus.
Internet access [in French] [in Spanish] [in English]
Abstract International Chemical Safety Card. Exposure routes: inhalation and ingestion. Short term exposure effects: corrosive to the eyes, the skin and the respiratory tract; nephrotoxic effects (kidney impairment and tissue lesions); exposure at low levels may result in death. Threshold limit value: 0.2mg/m3 (TWA) A1 (as uranium (soluble and insoluble compounds)) (ACGIH 1998); 0.6mg/m3 (STEL) (ACGIH 1998).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; uranium hexafluoride; IPCS; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; corrosive substances; irritants; fire hazards; labelling; storage; data sheet; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; hazard identification; health hazards; nephrotoxic effects; elimination of spills
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; Spain; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Halogens and their inorganic compounds
Inorganic substances