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Document ID (ISN)53844
CIS number 90-737
Year 1988
Convention or series no. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.89-104
Title Dieldrin, potential human carcinogen
Bibliographic information 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. 5p. Bibl.
Abstract 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) = 0.25mg/m3; NIOSH REL (8h-TWA, carcinogen) = 0.15mg/m3; ACGIH TLV (8H-TWA, skin) = 0.25mg/m3. Toxicity: skin absorption; neurotoxic effects; dermatitis; haemolytic anaemia; cataracts.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; threshold limit values; dieldrin; USA; carcinogens
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; data sheet; insecticides; skin absorption; cataract; dermatitis; elimination of spills; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; health hazards; determination in air; medical supervision; haemolytic anaemia
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Halogenated hydrocarbons
Agricultural chemicals