|Document ID (ISN)||74667|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0888-1626 - Noticias de seguridad
|Convention or series no.
||Tellurium and compounds (as tellurium)
||Telurio y compuestos (como telurio) [in Spanish]|
||Mar. 2000, Vol.62, No.3, insert 5p.
||Tellurium and its compounds induce a smell similar to that of garlic to the breath and the sweat, a metal taste sensation, sleepiness, loss of appetite and nausea. Tellurium dioxide can give rise to squamous skin lesions. The use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, and the medical supervision of exposed workers are recommended. OSHA permissible exposure level: 0.1mg/m3.
||threshold limit values; health hazards; USA; tellurium and compounds
||fire fighting; data sheet; fire hazards; skin absorption; dermatitis; limitation of exposure; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; neurological effects; determination in air; medical supervision; sodium tellurite; translation; tellurium
||B - Chemical safety information sheets
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational exposure limits