ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Français | Español

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)76102
CIS number 01-34
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9952 - Cahiers de notes documentaires - Hygiène et sécurité du travail
Year 1999
Convention or series no. FT 57
Author(s) Brondeau M.T., Jargot D., Pillière F., Protois J.C., Reynier M., Schneider O., Serre P.
Title Acrolein
Original title Acroléine [in French]
Bibliographic information 4th Quarter 1999, No.177, p.155-160. Illus. 23 ref.
Internet access [in French]
Abstract Acrolein is used in a number of industrial chemical reactions. In non-EU countries it is also used as a biocide in production lines and industrial water. Acute toxicity: irritation of the eyes, nose, skin and respiratory tract; dyspnoea; upper airways lesions. French exposure limit: 0.1ppm (0.25mg/m3) (VLE).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; acrolein; health hazards; France
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; irritants; fire hazards; dyspnoea; handling and storage; data sheet; limitation of exposure; first aid; personal protective equipment; determination in air; comment on standard; labelling
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Aldehydes
Occupational exposure limits