|Document ID (ISN)||102315|
|Convention or series no.
||Cloro [in Spanish]|
||Consejo Colombiano de Seguridad, Bogotß, Colombia, Mar.-Apr. 2003. 3p.
||03-1050.pdf [in Spanish]
||Material safety data sheet on chlorine. Exposure limits: TWA 0.5ppm; STEL 1ppm. Exposure route: inhalation. Toxicity: corrosive and irritant for the respiratory tract and mucous membranes by inhalation with symptoms including chemical pneumonitis, pulmonary oedema and respiratory collapse which may be fatal; skin contact can induce irritation, chemical burns and necrosis; contact with eyes can cause irritation, ulcerations and chemical burns which can lead to vision damage; prolonged contact may cause dermatitis and dental erosion.
||chlorine; health hazards; Colombia
||fire fighting; pulmonary oedema; dental erosion; obstructive ventilatory impairment; fire hazards; toxicology; caustic substances; chemical pneumonitis; dermatitis; transport of materials; explosion hazards; necrosis; labelling; storage; limitation of exposure; elimination of spills; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; ecotoxicology; determination in air; data sheet; irritants
||B - Chemical safety information sheets
|Country / State or Province||Colombia|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Halogens and their inorganic compounds