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Document ID (ISN)103699
CIS number 04-675
Year 2001
Convention or series no. NTP 584-2001
Author(s) Tomás García P., Obiols Quinto J.
Title Aniline exposure assessment: Environmental and biological monitoring
Original title Evaluación de la exposición a anilina: control ambiental y biológico [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 2001. 6p. Illus. 9 ref.
Internet access [in Spanish]
Abstract This information note on the evaluation of exposure to aniline covers biological and environmental monitoring. Contents: characteristics of aniline; metabolism and toxicokinetics; effects on health (methaemoglobinaemia, damage to the central nervous system, bladder cancer); classification (harmful by inhalation, ingestion and skin contact, and highly toxic to aquatic organisms); threshold limit values (daily TLV 2ppm); sampling and analysis methods for aniline in workplace air; biological monitoring (determination of p-aminophenol in urine and methaemoglobin in blood).
Descriptors (primary) Spain; exposure evaluation; toxic substances; aniline
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; p-aminophenol; urinary metabolites; biological threshold limits; sampling and analysis; methaemoglobinaemia; determination in blood; exposure tests; gas chromatography; data sheet; determination in urine; determination in air
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Aromatic amines
Exposure evaluation