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Document ID (ISN)21711
CIS number 74-1681
ISSN - Serial title 0016-9900 - Gigiena i sanitarija
Year 1973
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gabovič R.D., Miščenko V.G.
Title Results of a complex evaluation, from the health point of view, of basic products used in the synthesis of aliphatic cyclic epoxy resins
Original title Opyt kompleksnogo gigieničeskogo izučenija ishodnyh produktov sinteza cikloalifatičeskih ėpoksidnyh smol [in Russian]
Bibliographic information June 1973, No.6, p.16-22. 3 ref.
Abstract Results of animal experiments to determine the toxic effects (LD50, chronic effects on the nervous system, liver, cerebral and renal tissue, blood sugar rate, phagocytosis of neutrophiles and pathological morphology of the internal organs and the upper airways) of tetrahydrobenzaldehyde (THBA), cyclohexenecarboxylic acid tetrahydrobenzylic ester (CATE) and 3-cyclohexene-1,1-dimethanol (CHDM), used in the synthesis of aliphatic cyclic epoxy resins. On the basic of these results, the following maximum allowable concentrations have been established: 0.3mg/m3 for THBA, 1mg/m3 for CATE and 2mg/m3 for CHDM.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; epoxy resins; USSR; cyclohexenedimethanol; toxicology; plastics industry; tetrahydrobenzaldehyde
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; phagocytic activity; hepatotoxic effects; nephrotoxic effects; animal experiments; determination of exposure limits; tetrahydrobenzyl cyclohexenecarboxylate
Document type -
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Chemical industry
Aldehydes
Alcohols
Plastics industry