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Document ID (ISN)76103
CIS number 01-35
ISSN - Serial title 0007-9952 - Cahiers de notes documentaires - Hygiène et sécurité du travail
Year 2000
Convention or series no. FT 72
Author(s) Brondeau M.T., Falcy M., Jargot D., Protois J.C., Reynier M., Schneider O., Serre P.
Title Phosgene
Original title Phosgène [in French]
Bibliographic information 2nd Quarter 2000, No.179, p.109-113. Illus. 26 ref.
Internet access http://www.inrs.fr/dossiers/fichtox/ft72.pdf [in French]
Abstract Acute toxicity: irritation of the eyes, skin and respiratory tract; vomiting; pulmonary oedema; hyperreactivity of upper airways; chemical burns. Chronic toxicity: in some cases, signs of emphysema. French exposure limit: 0.1ppm (0.4mg/m3) (VLE).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; health hazards; France; phosgene
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; irritants; fire hazards; emphysema; handling and storage; labelling; pulmonary oedema; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; determination in air; comment on standard; data sheet; limitation of exposure
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits