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Document ID (ISN)100050
CIS number 02-1078
Year 1992
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.81
Title Lindane
Original title Lindane [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, CD-ROM CD 613, May 2000. Rev.ed. 6p. Illus. 25 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Update of data sheet already summarized in CIS 89-1129. Acute toxicity: irritation of the skin and mucous membranes; effects on nervous central system; myocardial hyperexcitability; cardiac shock; respiratory insufficiency; renal insufficiency; digestive disorders (ingestion). Chronic toxicity: haematotoxic effects; neurological symptoms. Exposure limits (France): TWA = 0.5mg/m3. EEC number and mandatory labelling codes: No.602-043-00-6; T, R23/24/25, R36/38, S2, S13, S44. The complete datasheet collection on CD-ROM has been analysed under CIS 01-201.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; France; chlorinated hydrocarbons; insecticides; lindane
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; data sheet; corrosive substances; irritants; fire hazards; toxicology; skin absorption; renal insufficiency; respiratory insufficiency; dermatitis; explosion hazards; labelling; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; haematotoxic effects; health hazards; legislation; sampling and analysis; dangerous substances
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
Halogenated hydrocarbons
Agricultural chemicals