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Document ID (ISN)102363
CIS number 03-1063
Year 2003
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 0400
Title Butyl acrylate
Original title Acrylate de butyle [in French]
Bibliographic information Internet documents, 2003, 2p.
Internet access [in English] [in French]
Abstract International Chemical Safety Card published in 2003 (Spanish version already abstracted under CIS 00-638). Exposure routes: inhalation and skin absorption. Short-term exposure effects: irritation of the skin, eyes and respiratory tract; aspiration into the lungs may result in chemical pneumonitis. Long-term exposure effects: prolonged or repeated contact may induce skin sensitization. Threshold limit value: 2ppm (ACGIH 2002); MAK 2ppm; pregnancy risk group: D (DFG 2003). Synonyms: acrylic acid n-butyl ester; 2-propenoic acid, butyl ester; butyl 2-propenoate.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; butyl acrylate; IPCS
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; sensitization; irritation; fire hazards; skin absorption; chemical pneumonitis; dermatitis; explosion hazards; labelling; storage; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; environmental pollution; delayed effects; hazard identification; health hazards; medical supervision; data sheet; pulmonary oedema; irritants
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Acrylates
Occupational exposure limits