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Document ID (ISN)57941
CIS number 92-759
Year 1991
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 3-0172
Title Malathion
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, 1991. 2p.
Abstract International chemical safety card. Short-term exposure effects: skin absorption; delayed effects; neurotoxic effects (central nervous system); risk of convulsions, respiratory failure and death in case of exposure to concentrations above the occupational limits.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; threshold limit values; ILO; malathion; UNEP; WHO; European Communities; IPCS
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; data sheet; organophosphorus compounds; cholinesterase; fire hazards; skin absorption; convulsions; explosion hazards; labelling; storage; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; delayed effects; health hazards; respiratory impairment; UN
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Esters and salts
Agricultural chemicals