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Document ID (ISN)100490
CIS number 02-1144
Year 2001
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.238
Author(s) Bonnard N., Brondeau M.T., Falcy M., Jargot D., Miraval S., Protois J.C., Schneider O.
Title Carbon dioxide
Original title Dioxyde de carbone [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, CD-ROM CD 613, 2002. 5p. 23 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Synonyms: carbonic anhydride; dry ice. Acute toxicity: asphyxiant gas which may cause death; increase in breathing rhythm, state as if under the influence of alcohol; headache; visual disorders; unconsciousness; skin burns in the case of contact with the substance at low temperature. Chronic toxicity: changes of the blood pH; increase of pulmonary ventilation; changes in colour vision. Exposure limits: TWA: USA ACGIH 2000 = 9000mg/m3 (5000ppm); Germany MAK = 9000mg/m3 (2000-5000ppm). Complete datasheet collection on CD-ROM analysed under CIS 02-1407.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; carbon dioxide; France
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; data sheet; hyperventilation; asphyxiants; migraine; toxicology; unconsciousness; colour vision deficiency; labelling; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; health hazards; legislation; sampling and analysis; visual function disorders
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
Carbon dioxide
Inorganic substances