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Document ID (ISN)25603
CIS number 76-1363
ISSN - Serial title 0016-9900 - Gigiena i sanitarija
Year 1975
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Dvoskin Ja., Sandrackaja S.Ė., Rahmanina N.A., Rodnikov A.V., Žarkova V.K., Volodina L.I., Erofeeva L.F., Kalinko T.A., Laškina A.V.
Title Study of the combined effect of phenol and formaldehyde in a warm atmosphere (+30░)
Original title Izučenie sovmestnogo dejstvija fenola i formal'degida v kombinacii s povyšennoj temperaturoj vozduha [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Dec. 1975, No.12, p.17-21. 5 ref.
Abstract Results of animal experiments for the establishment of standards for use of phenol-formaldehyde resins in the construction of ships sailing in the tropics. Chronic exposure to 0.023mg/m3 phenol and 0.024mg/m3 formaldehyde at 30░C produces a toxic effect characterised by changes in the erythropoiesis, the phagocytic activity of the neutrophiles, neuromuscular functions, etc. As a result of these and other experiments with lower concentrations (at the same temperature) the authors recommend 0.005mg/m3 and 0.006mg/m3 as TLVs for combinations of phenol and formaldehyde, respectively.
Descriptors (primary) formaldehyde; phenol; heat; synergism; sea transport
Descriptors (secondary) tropical climate; temperature-toxicity synergism; animal experiments; ships; toxicity evaluation; phenol-formaldehyde polymers
Document type -
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Heat and cold
Water transportation
Phenols and phenolic compounds