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Document ID (ISN)72386
CIS number 99-256
ISBN(s) 92-4-151092-7
Year 1995
Convention or series no. HSG 92
International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS)
Title Morpholine health and safety guide
Bibliographic information World Health Organization (WHO), Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1995. 28p. 11 ref. Price: CHF 5.00 (CHF 3.50 in developing countries).
Abstract This document provides practical guidance on the application of exposure limitation guidelines contained in Environmental Health Criteria 179 (CIS 98-828). Includes a summary of chemical safety information for workplace display. Topics: morpholine; caustic substances; conjunctivitis; containment of spills; disposal of harmful waste; fire protection; first aid; health engineering; health hazards; IPCS; irritants; legislation; necrosis; permissible levels; skin absorption; storage; toxic effects; visual function disorders.
Descriptors (primary) IPCS; health hazards; health engineering; morpholine
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; disposal of harmful waste; irritants; visual function disorders; skin absorption; caustic substances; legislation; storage; conjunctivitis; permissible levels; first aid; containment of spills; fire protection; necrosis
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceWHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Heterocyclic compounds