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Document ID (ISN)50750
CIS number 88-1821
ISBN(s) 0-660-12318-5 (English); 0-660-92104-9 (French)
Year 1987
Convention or series no. CCOHS/CCHST Data Sheet No.21
Title Toluene diisocyanate
Original title Diisocyanate de toluŔne [in French]
Bibliographic information Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, 250 Main Street East, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1H6, Canada, 1987. 28p. 31 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Exposure limit (ACGIH, 1986-87): TLV-TWA = 0.4mg/m3. Toxicity: irritation of skin, eyes and respiratory tract; allergic asthma; sensitisation of skin and respiratory system; exposure symptoms may be delayed.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; Canada; 2,4-tolylene diisocyanate; 2,6-tolylene diisocyanate; isocyanates
Descriptors (secondary) irritants; tolylene diisocyanate; fire hazards; toxicology; allergic asthma; sensitizers; data sheet; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; delayed effects; health hazards; 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
Cyano compounds