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Document ID (ISN)74230
CIS number 00-40
ISSN - Serial title 0888-1626 - Noticias de seguridad
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Title Osmium tetroxide
Original title Tetrˇxido de osmio [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Dec. 1999, Vol.61, No.12, 4p. Insert.
Abstract Chemical safety card published by the Consejo Interamericano de Seguridad, 33 Park Place, Englewood, NJ 07631, USA. Exposure limit (OSHA): 0.002mg/m3; ACGIH recommends a TLV of 0.0002mg/m3. Health hazards: effets tardifs; irritation of the eyes and respiratory tract; skin burns; dermatitis; pulmonary oedema; may damage the eyes and the kidneys.
Descriptors (primary) osmium tetroxide; threshold limit values
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; pulmonary oedema; irritation; fire hazards; renal damage; dermatitis; lacrimating agents; explosion hazards; limitation of exposure; elimination of spills; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; delayed effects; health hazards; determination in air; medical supervision; data sheet; visual function disorders
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic substances
Occupational exposure limits