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Document ID (ISN)18726
CIS number 73-858
ISSN - Serial title 0016-9900 - Gigiena i sanitarija
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Rjazanova R.A., Družinina V.A., Nevstrueva V.V.
Title Proposed threshold limit values (TLV) of zineb in air based on animal experiments
Original title Ėksperimental'nye materialy k obosnovanija predel'no dopustimoj koncentracii cineba v vozduhe rabočih pomeščenij [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Aug. 1972, Vol.50, No.8, p.42-45. 3 ref.
Abstract Description, with comments, of animal experiments carried out to ascertain the toxic effects of inhaled zineb. The functional disturbances observed in various body systems as a result of breathing zineb concentrations of 200, 20 and even 5mg/m3 is shown in a table. Research was also carried out on the embryo of rats. In view of the gonadotoxic and embryotoxic effects of zineb, an atmospheric TLV of 0.5mg/m3 is recommended for this compound.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; USSR; workplaces; thiocarbamates; toxicology; zineb
Descriptors (secondary) embryotoxic effects; inhalation; biological effects; animal experiments; gonadotropic effects; permissible levels
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Amides
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures