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Document ID (ISN)75901
CIS number 00-1555
ISSN - Serial title 0888-1626 - Noticias de seguridad
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Phthalic anhydride
Original title Anhídrido ftálico [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information May 2000, Vol.62, No.5. 4p. Insert.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet published by the Consejo Interamericano de Seguridad, 33 Park Place, Englewood, NJ 07631, USA. Exposure limits: 12mg/m3 8h-TWA (OSHA); 1ppm (ACGIH). Toxicity: irritation of mucous membranes, respiratory tract, skin and eyes; asthma; bronchitis; emphysema; dermatitis.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; health hazards; phthalic anhydride; USA
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; sensitization; fire hazards; bronchitis; asthma; dermatitis; explosion hazards; labelling; storage; limitation of exposure; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; determination in air; medical supervision; data sheet; irritants
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits