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Document ID (ISN)50716
CIS number 88-1787
ISBN(s) 0-660-12211-1 (English); 0-660-91834-X (French)
Year 1986
Convention or series no. CCOHS/CCHST Data Sheet No.15
Title Carbon monoxide
Original title Monoxyde de carbone [in French]
Bibliographic information Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, 250 Main Street East, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1H6, Canada, 1986. 17p. 23 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Highly flammable gas. Exposure limit (ACGIH, 1986-87): TLV-TWA = 55mg/m3. Toxicity: displaces oxygen in blood; asphyxiant; chronic heart diseases.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; carbon monoxide; Canada
Descriptors (secondary) asphyxiants; carboxyhaemoglobin; flammable gases; fire hazards; toxicology; data sheet; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; health hazards; cardiovascular diseases; explosion hazards
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Carbon monoxide
Inorganic substances