|Document ID (ISN)||53286|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.89-104
||Acrylonitrile, potential human carcinogen
||U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Standards Development and Technology Transfer, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati OH 45226-1988, USA, 1988. 6p. Bibl.
||Chemical safety information sheet taken from the newly revised edition of the NIOSH publication "Occupational Safety and Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards". Exposure limits: OSHA PEL (8h-TWA, skin) = 2ppm and 15 min celing value = 10ppm; NIOSH REL (8h-TWA, skin) = 1ppm and ceiling value = 10ppm; ACGIH TLV (8h-TWA, skin, A2 carcinogen) = 4.5mg/m3. Odour threshold = 20ppm. Toxicity: skin absorption; irritates eyes; skin burns, blisters and dermatitis; lung and colon cancer.
||threshold limit values; acrylonitrile; USA; carcinogens
||irritants; data sheet; lung cancer; dermatitis; odour threshold; elimination of spills; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; health hazards; determination in air; medical supervision; skin absorption
||B - Chemical safety information sheets
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational exposure limits