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Document ID (ISN)48376
CIS number 87-828
Year 1987
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.166-1987
Title Isophorone diisocyanate
Original title Diisocyanate d'isophorone [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, 1987. 4p. 14 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Toxic effects: extremely irritating to the skin and mucous membranes; eczema; based on analogy with other diisocyanates, it is suspected to be the cause of allergic asthma and other bronchopulmonary diseases. Exposure limits (France, 1986): 8h TWA = 0.09mg/m3; 5min TWA = 0.18mg/m3.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; isophorone diisocyanate; France
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; data sheet; irritants; toxicology; bronchopulmonary diseases; allergic asthma; eczema; sensitizers; labelling; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; health hazards; legislation; sampling and analysis; replaced; dangerous substances
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Isocyanates
Cyano compounds