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Document ID (ISN)67952
CIS number 96-2235
ISBN(s) 3-7776-0724-X
Year 1996
Convention or series no. BUA Report 162
Author(s)
Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh) - Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals of Environmental Relevance (BUA)
Title Dipropylene glycol
Bibliographic information S. Hirzel Verlag, P.O. Box 10 10 61, 70009 Stuttgart, Germany, 1996. xiv, 58p. 120 ref. Price: DEM 48.00.
Abstract Conclusions of this criteria document, translation of a report finalized in Dec. 1993: dipropylene glycol causes skin irritation in humans. Animal studies indicate a low acute toxicity after oral application; repeated oral application has caused damage to the central nervous system, liver and kidney.
Descriptors (primary) Germany; ecotoxicology; toxicology; dipropylene glycol
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; literature survey; criteria document; legislation; translation; irritants
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) Glycol ethers
Pollution control