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Document ID (ISN)59291
CIS number 92-1802
Year 1991
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 4-0280
Title 2,5-Hexanediol
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; irritation of eyes, skin and respiratory tract. Long-term exposure effects: dermatitis; may affect nervous system resulting in polyneuropathy and changes in the electromyogramme.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; ILO; IPCS; 2,5-hexanediol; WHO; European Communities; UNEP
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; irritants; UN; fire hazards; skin absorption; dermatitis; data sheet; storage; diseases of peripheral nervous system; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; health hazards; explosion hazards
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