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Document ID (ISN)75829
CIS number 00-1565
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Author(s)
Agency for Toxic Substances and Diseases Registry (ATSDR)
Title Toxicological profile for chlorophenols (Update)
Bibliographic information U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Division of Toxicology/Toxicology Information Branch, 1600 Clifton Road NE, E-29, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA, July 1999. xix, 222p. Illus. approx. 380 ref.
Abstract Contents: public health statement; health effects; chemical and physical information; production, import, use and disposal; potential for human exposure; analytical methods; regulations and advisories; references; glossary. Health hazards include: chloracne; porphyria; carcinogenic effects (soft tissue sarcoma, lung cancer, malignant lymphomas, non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, nose and nasopharyngeal cancer).
Descriptors (primary) USA; toxicology; health hazards; toxicity evaluation; chlorophenols
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; criteria document; irritants; migraine; skin absorption; porphyria; chloracne; hypertrichosis; limitation of exposure; exposure evaluation; animal experiments; genetic effects; carcinogenic effects; legislation; determination in biological matter; glossary; literature survey
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceUSA
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Phenols and phenolic compounds
Alcohols