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Document ID (ISN)45842
CIS number 86-684
ISSN - Serial title 0771-2782 - Promosafe
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Title Sulfur dioxide or sulfurous anhydride
Original title Dioxyde de soufre ou anhydride sulfureux [in French]
Bibliographic information Mar.-Apr. 1985, Vol.12, No.2, p.167-181. 34 ref.
Abstract This gas is colourless, asphyxiating, toxic and has highly irritant properties. As one of the most widespread and dangerous atmospheric pollutants, it has been chosen by specialists to serve as the reference pollutant. Aspects covered in this data sheet: identification, production, uses, pollution sources, physical and chemical properties, detection and determination in air and at the emission level, explosion and fire risks, health risks, damage to vegetation and materials, regulations in effect in Belgium, emergency measures, medical supervision, preventive measures.
Descriptors (primary) Belgium; sulfur dioxide; toxicology
Descriptors (secondary) first aid; legislation; data sheet; medical supervision; determination in air
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic sulfur compounds
Inorganic substances