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Document ID (ISN)77413
CIS number 01-1355
ISBN(s) 90-5549-318-X
Year 2000
Convention or series no. Gezondheidsraad Publication 2000/01OSH
Author(s)
Committee for Compounds Toxic to Reproduction
Title Ethanol - Evaluation of the effects on reproduction, recommendation for classification
Bibliographic information Gezondheidsraad, Postbus 16052, 2500 BB Den Haag, Netherlands, 2000. 33p. 54 ref.
Internet access http://www.gr.nl/overig/pdf/00@01OSH.pdf [in English]
Abstract Recommendations for the classification and labelling of ethanol based on the evaluation of studies on its effects on reproduction. Effects on fertility: category 1 (substances known to impair fertility in humans) and R60 (may impair fertility). Teratogenic effects: category 1 (substances known to cause developmental toxicity in humans) and R61 (may cause harm to the unborn child). Effects during lactation: R64 (may cause harm to breastfed babies). Summary in Dutch.
Descriptors (primary) antifertility effects; Netherlands; teratogenic effects; toxicology; ethanol
Descriptors (secondary) teratogens; spermatogenic disturbances; scrotal diseases; criteria document; nursing mothers; classification; toxicity evaluation
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceNetherlands
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Antifertility and prenatal effects
Alcohols
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures