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Document ID (ISN)65540
CIS number 95-2190
ISBN(s) 3-7776-0671-5
Year 1995
Convention or series no. BUA Report 152
Author(s)
Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh) - Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals of Environmental Relevance (BUA)
Title 1,1,2-Trichloroethane
Bibliographic information S. Hirzel Verlag, P.O. Box 10 10 61, 70009 Stuttgart, Germany, 1995. xxi, 165p. approx. 330 ref. Price: DEM 88.00.
Abstract Conclusions of this criteria document, translation of a report finalized in Apr. 1994: 1,1,2-trichloroethane in low concentrations acts as a narcotic in humans. It also causes irritation of the conjunctiva, the respiratory tract and skin. Prolonged exposure leads to upper gastrointestinal tract ailments as well as to fatty liver and lung damage.
Descriptors (primary) Germany; 1,1,2-trichloroethane; ecotoxicology; toxicology
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; literature survey; irritants; skin absorption; gastrointestinal diseases; criteria document; permissible levels; narcotic effects; legislation; translation; hepatic diseases
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) Halogenated hydrocarbons
Pollution control