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Document ID (ISN)58870
CIS number 92-1457
Year 1991
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 4-0238
Title Chloromethyl methyl ether
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: delayed effects; irritation of eyes and respiratory tract; corrosive to the skin, eyes and respiratory tract; corrosive on ingestion; pulmonary oedema; chemical pneumonitis. Long term exposure effects: dermatitis; effects on lungs.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; ILO; IPCS; European Communities; WHO; chloromethyl methyl ether; UNEP
Descriptors (secondary) irritants; pulmonary oedema; fire hazards; caustic substances; lung diseases; chemical pneumonitis; dermatitis; explosion hazards; storage; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; delayed effects; health hazards; data sheet; 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) Ethers
Occupational exposure limits