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Document ID (ISN)65535
CIS number 95-2185
ISBN(s) 3-7776-0677-4
Year 1995
Convention or series no. BUA Reports 121-124
Author(s)
Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh) - Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals of Environmental Relevance (BUA)
Title Butoxyethoxyethyl acetate. 1,4-Dimethoxybenzene. Acetoacetyl-m-xylidide. Pigment red 53:1
Bibliographic information S. Hirzel Verlag, P.O. Box 10 10 61, 70009 Stuttgart, Germany, 1995. x, 141p. Bibl.ref. Price: DEM 88.00.
Abstract Conclusions of these criteria documents, translation of reports finalized in Aug. 1992 - Aug. 1993: animal studies indicate that butoxyethoxyethyl acetate (butyl carbitol acetate) has a low toxicity; contact dermatitis was observed in one case of occupational exposure, but only on affected skin which had been previously damaged. No data are available on the effects of 1,4-dimethoxybenzene or acetoacetyl-m-xylidide (N-(2,4-dimethylphenyl)-3-oxobutanoamide) or pigment red 53:1 (D&C red no.9) in man; animal studies indicate a low acute toxicity.
Descriptors (primary) butoxyethoxyethyl acetate; D and C Red No.9; Germany; ecotoxicology; 1,4-dimethoxybenzene; toxicology; N-(2,4-dimethylphenyl)-3-oxobutanoamide
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; literature survey; eczema; criteria document; legislation; translation; animal experiments
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
Ethers
Esters and salts
Amides