|Document ID (ISN)||41855|
|Convention or series no.
United Nations Environment Programme
||Centre of International Projects, GKNT, Moskva, USSR, 1984. 16p. 38 ref.
||Data sheet in the form of a review of the Soviet literature on the toxicity and hazards of pyridine. Contents: physical properties; manufacture; pathways into the environment; concentrations in various places; environmental fate tests; bioconcentration, clearance, mammalian metabolites; mammalian toxicity; special toxicological studies (synergistic effects of cyanides, calcium, magnesium, etc.; irritation of the skin and mucosae); harmful effects on aquatic organisms; sampling and analysis; treatment of poisoning; water purification; recommendations (medical supervision of exposed workers, personal protection; maximum allowable workplace concentration: 5mg/m3).
||UNEP; toxicology; pyridine
||toxic effects; literature survey; threshold limit values; metabolic process; irritation; data sheet; environmental pollution; synergism; sampling and analysis; medical supervision; medical treatment; animal experiments
||B - Chemical safety information sheets
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)