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Document ID (ISN)76296
CIS number 01-342
Year 1997
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.11-1997
Title Pentachlorophenol and sodium salt
Original title Pentachlorophénol et sel de sodium [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. 36 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Update of data sheet already summarized in CIS 88-1813. Acute toxicity: irritation of the skin, eyes, nose and respiratory tract; liver, heart, kidney and spleen damage. Chronic toxicity: chloracne; haematological changes. Exposure limits (France): TWA = 0.5mg/m3. EEC number and mandatory labelling codes: No.604-002-00-8 (pentachlorophenol), No.604-003-00-3 (sodium pentachlorophenolate); T+, N, R24/25, R26, R36/37/38, R40, R50/53, S22, S36/37, S45, S52, S60, S61, 201-778-6.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; sodium pentachlorophenolate; pentachlorophenol; France
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; data sheet; fire hazards; toxicology; skin absorption; dermatitis; chloracne; explosion hazards; labelling; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; haematological effects; health hazards; legislation; sampling and analysis; irritants
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
Phenols and phenolic compounds