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Document ID (ISN)61317
CIS number 93-1800
Year 1993
Convention or series no. IPCS ICSC 6-0421
Title Copper (I) oxide
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, 1993. 2p.
Abstract International chemical safety card. Short-term exposure effects: irritation of the eyes and respiratory tract; metal fume fever; nasal inflammation. Occupational exposure limits: TLV (as Cu, dusts and mists): 1mg/m3 (ACGIH 1990-1992); TLV (as Cu, fume): 0.2mg/m3 (skin) (ACGIH 1991-1992).
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; ILO; IPCS; copper(I) oxide; WHO; European Communities; UNEP
Descriptors (secondary) irritants; UN; metal fume fever; labelling; data sheet; waste disposal; first aid; chemical hazards; health hazards; storage
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
Copper and compounds
Inorganic substances