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Document ID (ISN)54319
CIS number 90-1120
Year 1988
Convention or series no. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.89-104
Title Di-2-ethylhexyl phthalate (DEHP), 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) = 5mg/m3; NIOSH REL (lowest feasible limit: carcinogen); ACGIH TLV (8h-TWA) = 5mg/m3. Toxicity: irritation of skin, eyes and respiratory tract; skin sensitisation; allergic dermatitis.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; bis(ethylhexyl) phthalate; USA; carcinogens
Descriptors (secondary) irritants; skin allergies; sensitizers; liver cancer; odour threshold; elimination of spills; data sheet; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; health hazards; determination in air; medical supervision; waste disposal
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Phthalates
Esters and salts