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Document ID (ISN)47158
CIS number 86-1912
ISSN - Serial title 0265-4792 - Safety Practitioner
Year 1985
Convention or series no. Hazard Data Bank Sheet 71
Title Ethylene glycol
Bibliographic information Nov. 1985, Vol.3, No.11, p.32-33. 9 ref.
Abstract Contents of this data sheet: properties; occupational exposure limits (8-h TWA: 100ppm, 10-min short-term TWA: 125ppm, both as recommended for the United Kingdom for vapours; no limits for particulates); industrial uses; fire hazards and extinguishants to be used; hazardous reactions; toxicity and biological hazards (minor if absorbed orally or affecting the eye, but can be absorbed through the skin in toxic amounts); carcinogenicity (none); handling and storage; safety precautions; first aid.
Descriptors (primary) United Kingdom; ethylene glycol; chemical hazards; organic solvents; antifreezes
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; fire hazards; data sheet; handling and storage; first aid; chemical reactions
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Glycols
Alcohols