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Document ID (ISN)77617
CIS number 01-1627
Year 1999
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.131
Author(s) Brondeau M.T., Falcy M., Miraval S., Protois J.C., Reynier M., Schneider O.
Title 2-Methoxyethyl acetate
Original title Acétate de 2-méthoxyéthyle [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sécurité, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, Rev.ed., CD-ROM CD 613, June 2001. 4p. Illus. 15 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Update of data sheet already summarized in CIS 87-837. Toxicity: there is little information on toxicity in humans; tendency to anaemia, granulopenia and oligospermia; malformations of the genital organs (hypospadias) in children born to women heavily exposed during pregnancy; increase in the number of spontaneous abortions. Chronic toxicity: carcinogen; skin and nasal septum ulcers; renal damage (ingestion). Exposure limits (France): TWA = 24mg/m3 (5ppm). EEC number and mandatory labelling codes: No.607-036-00-1; T, R60, R61, R10, R20/21/22, S53, S45, 203-772-9. Complete datasheet collection on CD-ROM analysed under CIS 01-201.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; 2-methoxyethyl acetate; France
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; data sheet; fire hazards; toxicology; skin absorption; testicular atrophy; explosion hazards; labelling; abortion; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; haematological effects; health hazards; legislation; sampling and analysis; antifertility effects
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
Esters and salts
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures