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Document ID (ISN)65424
CIS number 95-1610
Year 1991
Convention or series no. FISQ 1-187
Title Tetrahydrofuran
Original title Tetrahidrofurano [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 1991. 2p.
Abstract Spanish version of IPCS ICSC 8-0578. International chemical safety card. Short-term exposure effects: irritation of the eyes, skin and respiratory tract; neurotoxic effects (central nervous system); narcotic effects. Long-term exposure effects: dermatitis; liquid defats the skin; may affect the liver and kidneys. Occupational exposure limits: TLV: 200ppm, 590mg/m3 (TWA); 250ppm, 737mg/m3 (STEL) (ACGIH 1990-1991); PDK: 103mg/m3 (USSR 1984).
Descriptors (primary) tetrahydrofuran; IPCS; Spain; threshold limit values
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; data sheet; irritants; hepatic damage; fire hazards; diseases of central nervous system; renal damage; dermatitis; explosion hazards; labelling; storage; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; narcotic effects; health hazards; translation; fire fighting
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; Spain; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Heterocyclic compounds
Occupational exposure limits