ILO Home
Go to the home page
Site map | Contact us Franšais | Espa˝ol

CISDOC database

Document ID (ISN)51036
CIS number 89-94
Year 1982
Convention or series no. IRPTC/GKNT 10
Author(s)
USSR Commission for UNEP
Title Parathion
Bibliographic information Centre for International Projects, GKNT, Moscow, USSR, 1982. 20p. 29 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Organophosphorus insecticide. Exposure limit (USSR): MAC = 0.05mg/m3. Toxicity: is absorbed through skin; inhibits cholinesterase activity; neurotoxic effects.
Descriptors (primary) parathion; agricultural chemicals; UNEP; USSR; IRPTC; threshold limit values
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; organophosphorus compounds; cholinesterase; insecticides; sampling and analysis; skin absorption; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; toxicology
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