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Document ID (ISN)72773
CIS number 99-602
ISBN(s) 3-7776-0826-2
Year 1998
Convention or series no. BUA Report 190
Author(s)
Gesellschaft Deutscher Chemiker (GDCh) - Advisory Committee on Existing Chemicals of Environmental Relevance (BUA)
Title 1-Propanol
Bibliographic information S. Hirzel Verlag, P.O. Box 10 10 61, 70009 Stuttgart, Germany, 1998. xxi, 186p. Bibl.ref.
Abstract This report is a translation of a report finalized in April 1996. Main conclusions: propanol is absorbed via the skin, gastrointestinal and respiratory tracts; it has a slight acute toxicity; in man, lethal intoxication has been observed after oral intake of 100-350mL; lower oral doses cause dizziness, narcosis, nausea and reduced performance; allergic reactions have been observed in isolated cases. Topics: propanol; criteria document; ecotoxicology; Germany; legislation; literature survey; metabolic process; poisoning; skin absorption; toxic effects; toxicology; translation.
Descriptors (primary) Germany; ecotoxicology; toxicology; propanol
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; poisoning; literature survey; criteria document; skin absorption; legislation; translation; metabolic process
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) Alcohols
Pollution control