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Document ID (ISN)102355
CIS number 03-1055
Year 1999
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 0369
Title Adipic acid
Original title Acide adipique [in French]
Bibliographic information Internet documents, 1998. 2p.
Internet access [in English] [in French]
Abstract International Chemical Safety Card published in 1998 (Spanish version already abstracted under CIS 95-1988). Exposure routes: inhalation. Short-term exposure effects: irritation of the skin, eyes and respiratory tract; inhalation may cause asthmatic reactions; effects may be delayed. Long-term exposure effects: prolonged or repeated contact may induce skin sensitization; prolonged or repeated inhalation may cause asthma. Threshold limit value: 5mg/m3 (ACGIH 1997). Synonyms: hexanedioic acid; 1,4-butanedicarboxylic acid.
Descriptors (primary) adipic acid; IPCS; threshold limit values
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; data sheet; sensitization dermatitis; fire hazards; asthma; explosion hazards; labelling; storage; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; delayed effects; hazard identification; health hazards; medical supervision; irritants
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits