|Document ID (ISN)||53838|
|Convention or series no.
||DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.89-104
||bis-Chloromethyl ether, 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, 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: ACGIH TLV (8h-TWA, A1 carcinogen) = 0.005mg/m3. Toxicity: confirmed human carcinogen; lung cancer; highly irritating to skin, eyes and respiratory tract; pulmonary oedema; chemical burns.
||threshold limit values; bis(chloromethyl) ether; USA; carcinogens
||irritants; lung cancer; elimination of spills; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; pulmonary oedema; respirators; health hazards; determination in air; medical supervision; data sheet; personal protective equipment
||B - Chemical safety information sheets
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational exposure limits