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Document ID (ISN)69207
CIS number 97-760
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Title Sodium arsenite
Bibliographic information New Jersey Department of Health, Right to Know Program, CN 368, Trenton, NJ 08625-0368, USA, 1996. 6p.
Abstract Data sheet. May enter the body when breathed in. It is a carcinogen and should be handled with extreme caution. May irritate and burn the skin, eyes and respiratory tract. May damage the nerves with numbness and weakness of the arms and legs.
Descriptors (primary) sodium arsenite; USA
Descriptors (secondary) neurotoxic effects; data sheet; fire fighting; threshold limit values; fire hazards; explosion hazards; storage; limitation of exposure; elimination of spills; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; health hazards; carcinogenic effects; medical examinations; New Jersey
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Arsenic and compounds
Inorganic substances