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Document ID (ISN)111430
CIS number 11-0092
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Title Methyl acrylate
Original title Acrilato de metilo [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Consejo Colombiano de Seguridad, Cra. 20 No. 39 - 52, Bogotß D.C., Colombia, no date. 4p. Illus.
Abstract Safety data sheet on methyl acrylate: Exposure limits: TWA 2ppmm. Adverse effects: harmful if inhaled, irritates the respiratory tract, toxic if ingested, may cause irritation to the gastrointestinal tract; contact with eyes may cause irritation, methyl acrylate is a lachrymator; skin contact may cause irritation and sensitization; methyl acrylate is harmful by percutaneaous absorbption; prolonged and repeated exposure to the substance can cause allergic reactions and a long-term exposure can cause depression of the nervous system: adverse effects on reproduction have been reported in animals.
Descriptors (primary) Colombia; methyl acrylate; toxicology; toxic effects
Descriptors (secondary) irritants; allergens; lacrimating agents; sensitization; ingestion; inhalation; skin absorption; gastrointestinal diseases; dermatitis; eye irritation; central nervous system; animal experiments; threshold limit values; data sheet
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Toxicology