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Document ID (ISN)62233
CIS number 94-1030
Year 1990
Convention or series no. Merkblatt M 364
Title Isocyanates
Original title Isocyanate [in German]
Bibliographic information Allgemeine Unfallversicherungsanstalt, Abteilung für Unfallverhütung und Berufskrankheitenbekämpfung, Adalbert-Stifter-Strasse 65, 1200 Wien, Austria, 1990. 7p. Illus.
Abstract This leaflet deals with the health hazards related to exposure to aromatic and aliphatic isocyanates (diphenylmethane diisocyanate, tolylene diisocyanate, hexamethylene diisocyanate, isophorone diisocyanate, naphthalene diisocyanate, diphenylmethane diisocyanate). Indications are given for labels, fire and explosion, storage, medical surveillance and first aid.
Descriptors (primary) Austria; harmful substances; isocyanates
Descriptors (secondary) diphenylmethane diisocyanate; diphenylmethane diisocyanate (unsp); hexamethylene diisocyanate; isophorone diisocyanate; data sheet; tolylene diisocyanate; warning notices; first aid; naphthylene diisocyanate
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceAustria
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Isocyanates
Cyano compounds