|Document ID (ISN)||62325|
|Convention or series no.
||BUA Report 22
Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh) Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals of Environmental Relevance (BUA)
||S. Hirzel Verlag, P.O. Box 10 10 61, 70009 Stuttgart, Germany, 1993. xiv, 71p. 170 ref. Price: DEM 48.00.
||Little information is available concerning the effects of dibutyl phthalate in humans. Animal experiments indicate that the substance has no acute toxicity and its subacute toxicity is low. No irritant or sensitizing effects have been observed. The main adverse effects observed in animals are enlarged livers and impairment of fertility and embryo development; it is suspected of causing cancer of the liver.
||dibutyl phthalate; environmental pollution; toxicology
||toxic effects; literature survey; antifertility effects; carcinogens; criteria document; hepatic damage; limitation of exposure; animal experiments; legislation; Germany
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Germany|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
||Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
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