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Document ID (ISN)50738
CIS number 88-1809
ISBN(s) 0-660-12628-1 (English); 0-660-92200-2 (frnšais)
Year 1987
Convention or series no. CCOHS/CCHST Data Sheet No.31
Title Malathion
Original title Malathion [in French]
Bibliographic information Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, 250 Main Street East, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1H6, Canada, 1987. 11p. 26 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Organophosphorus insecticide. Toxicity: is absorbed through the skin; cholinesterase inhibitor; skin sensitiser. Exposure limit: (ACGIH) TLV = 10mg/m3.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; malathion; Canada; threshold limit values
Descriptors (secondary) organophosphorus compounds; cholinesterase; fire hazards; insecticides; toxicology; skin absorption; data sheet; explosion hazards; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; health hazards; sensitizers
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Occupational exposure limits
Esters and salts