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Document ID (ISN)54700
CIS number 90-1452
Year 1990
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 0023
Title Carbon monoxide
Bibliographic information Official Publications of the European Communities, 2985 Luxembourg, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg; International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS), World Health Organization, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1990. 2p. Illus.
Abstract International chemical safety card. Danger symbols: highly flammable; toxic. Short-term exposure effects: displacement of oxygen in blood; effects on the central nervous system; anorexia; behavioural changes; asphyxiation. Long-term exposure effects: behavioural changes; lower reaction time; cardiovascular disorders; possible reproductive effects. EC identification number and labelling codes: 006-001-00-2; F, T; R12-23; S7-16. United Nations number and hazard class: UN 1016 (2; subsidiary risks: 3 and 6.1).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; ILO; IPCS; carbon monoxide; WHO; European Communities; UNEP
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; data sheet; asphyxiants; carboxyhaemoglobin; fire hazards; anorexia; explosion hazards; labelling; storage; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; genetic effects; neuropsychic effects; environmental pollution; health hazards; cardiovascular diseases; UN
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Carbon monoxide
Inorganic substances
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures