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Document ID (ISN)60336
CIS number 93-757
Year 1992
Convention or series no. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No.92-110, Suppl. III-OHG
Title Butadiene (1,3-butadiene)
Bibliographic information US 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, 1992. 7p. 17 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet taken from the newly revised edition of the NIOSH publication "Occupational Safety and Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards". Effects of short-term exposure: irritation of eyes, mucous membranes, upper respiratory tract and skin; skin burns or frostbite. Effects of long-term exposure: dermatitis; potential human carcinogen.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; butadiene; USA
Descriptors (secondary) irritants; data sheet; flammable substances; dermatitis; frostbite; limitation of exposure; elimination of spills; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; respirators; health hazards; determination in air; medical supervision; carcinogens
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Butadiene
Occupational exposure limits
Aliphatic and alicyclic hydrocarbons