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Document ID (ISN)77294
CIS number 01-1315
Year 1999
Convention or series no. FISQ 5-088 IPCS ICSC 0975
Title Fenchlorphos
Original title Fenchlorphos [in French]
Fenclorfos [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information On the Internet site http://www.ilo.org/public/english/protection/safework/cis/produ cts/icsc/index.htm ; Spanish version also from: Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 1991. 2p.
Abstract International Chemical Safety Card. Synonym: ronnel. Exposure routes: inhalation, skin absorption and ingestion. Short-term exposure effects: effects on the nervous system (convulsions); cholinesterase inhibition; effects may be delayed. Long-term exposure effects: animal tests show that this substance possibly causes malformations in newborns. Threshold limit value: 10mg/m3 A4 (ACGIH 1998).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; ronnel; IPCS; Spain
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; data sheet; fire hazards; skin absorption; labelling; storage; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; teratogenic effects; neurological effects; environmental pollution; delayed effects; hazard identification; health hazards; medical supervision; cholinesterase
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; Spain; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Esters and salts
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures