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Document ID (ISN)63411
CIS number 94-2026
ISBN(s) 3-7776-0566-2
Year 1994
Convention or series no. BUA Report 36
Author(s)
Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh) - Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals of Environmental Relevance (BUA)
Title Tributyltin oxide (bis-[tri-n-butyltin]-oxide)
Bibliographic information S. Hirzel Verlag, P.O. Box 10 10 61, 70009 Stuttgart, Germany, 1994. xiv, 82p. 137 ref.
Abstract Skin contact with tributyltin compounds including tributyltin oxide causes pain and skin lesions; cases of contact dermatitis have also been reported. There are reports of irritation of the eyes and respiratory tract of persons working with tributyltin oxide present in the form of an aerosol. No adverse systemic effects of tributyltin compounds have been reported.
Descriptors (primary) Germany; tributyltin oxide; ecotoxicology; toxicology
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; literature survey; irritants; skin diseases; criteria document; animal experiments; comment on law; comment on directive; eczema
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Pollution control