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Document ID (ISN)102380
CIS number 03-1080
Year 1999
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 0471
Title Carbon black
Original title Noir de carbone [in French]
Bibliographic information Internet documents, 1995, 2p.
Internet access [in English] [in French]
Abstract International Chemical Safety Card published in 1995. Exposure routes: inhalation and ingestion. Long-term exposure effects: lungs may be affected by repeated or prolonged exposure at very high concentrations. Some carbon blacks may contain compounds which are carcinogenic. Threshold limit value: 3.5mg/m3 (ACGIH 1994-1995).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; carbon black; IPCS
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; lung; fire hazards; explosion hazards; labelling; storage; data sheet; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; hazard identification; health hazards; elimination of spills
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