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Document ID (ISN)76004
CIS number 01-31
Year 1997
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.4-1997
Title Hydrocyanic acid and aqueous solutions
Original title Cyanure d'hydrogène et solutions aqueuses [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sécurité, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, Rev.ed., CD-ROM, 2000. 5p. Illus. 30 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Update of data sheet already summarized in CIS 88-1805. Acute toxicity: fulminant form; acute form (unconsciousness, coma, cyanosis, cardio-respiratory failure); light form (vertigo). Chronic toxicity: headache; asthenia; vertigo; digestive disorders; conjunctivitis. Exposure limits (France, 1985): TWA = 2mg/m3 (2ppm); ceiling value = 10mg/m3 (10ppm). EC number and mandatory labelling codes: No.006-006-00-X (anhydrous), No.006-006-01-7; T+, R26/27/28, S16, S36/37, S38, S45, 200-821-6.
Descriptors (primary) agricultural chemicals; hydrocyanic acid; France; threshold limit values
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; data sheet; fire hazards; migraine; toxicology; coma; hypoxia; explosion hazards; labelling; conjunctivitis; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; health hazards; legislation; sampling and analysis; acute poisoning
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Occupational exposure limits
Inorganic substances
Agricultural chemicals