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Document ID (ISN)51026
CIS number 89-84
ISBN(s) 0-660-12626-5 (English); 0-660-92216-9 (frnçais)
Year 1987
Convention or series no. CCOHS/CCHST Data Sheet No.28
Title Hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI); polyisocyanates made from HDI
Original title Diisocyanate-1,6 d'hexaméthylène et les polyisocyanates à base de HDI [in French]
Bibliographic information Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, 250 Main St. East, Hamilton, Ontario L8N 1H6, Canada, 1987. 15p. 27 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Exposure limit (1987): TLV-TWA = 0.035mg/m3. Toxicity: irritation of eyes, skin and respiratory tract; pulmonary oedema; sensitisation of skin and respiratory mucous membranes.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; hexamethylene diisocyanate; Canada
Descriptors (secondary) irritants; polyurethanes; HDI isocyanurates; hexamethylene diisocyanate biuret; fire hazards; toxicology; pulmonary oedema; explosion hazards; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; health hazards; data sheet; sensitizers
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