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Document ID (ISN)77872
CIS number 02-41
Year 1994
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.161
Author(s) Clavel T., Falcy M., Hesbert A., Jargot D., Protois J.C., Reynier M., Schneider O.
Title Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate
Original title Phtalate de bis(2-Úthylhexyle) [in French]
Bibliographic information Institut national de recherche et de sÚcuritÚ, 30 rue Olivier-Noyer, 75680 Paris Cedex 14, France, Rev.ed., CD-ROM CD 613, 2000. 4p. Illus. 19 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Update of data sheet already summarized in CIS 81-1932. Synonyms: di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate; di-sec-octyl phthalate; DEHP, DOP. Acute toxicity: minor digestive disorders. Chronic toxicity: central, peripheral or autonomous neuropathy; haematological changes; carcinogen (excess lung cancer risk). Exposure limits (France): TWA = 5mg/m3. EEC number: No.204-211-0. Complete datasheet collection on CD-ROM analysed under CIS 01-201.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; bis(ethylhexyl) phthalate; France; carcinogens
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; data sheet; toxicology; explosion hazards; labelling; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; haematological effects; neurological effects; health hazards; legislation; sampling and analysis; fire hazards
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
Esters and salts