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Document ID (ISN)76827
CIS number 01-674
Year 1998
Convention or series no. FISQ 5-081 IPCS ICSC 1175
Title Potassium metabisulfite
Original title Métabisulfite de potassium [in French]
Metabisulfito de potasio [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Internet site:, 1993-1998. Spanish version also from: Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain. 2p.
Abstract International Chemical Safety Card. Exposure routes: inhalation and ingestion. Short-term exposure effects: inhalation may cause asthmatic reactions. Long-term exposure effects: prolonged or repeated contact may induce skin sensitization; repeated or prolonged inhalation exposure may cause asthma. No TLV has been established.
Descriptors (primary) Spain; potassium metabisulfite; IPCS
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; fire hazards; asthma; labelling; storage; elimination of spills; sensitization; first aid; chemical hazards; hazard identification; health hazards; translation; data sheet; waste disposal
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceEuropean Union; Spain; WHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Inorganic sulfur compounds
Inorganic substances