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Document ID (ISN)78151
CIS number 02-58
Year 2000
Convention or series no. Fiche toxicologique No.187
Title 1-Chloro-2,3-epoxypropane
Original title 1-Chloro-2,3-Úpoxypropane [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, 2001. 4p. 18 ref.
Abstract Chemical safety information sheet. Synonym: chloromethyloxirane. Acute toxicity: depression of the nervous system; severe skin irritation which can give rise to skin burns; liver damage. Chronic toxicity: carcinogen (bronchial cancer, leukaemia); skin allergies. Exposure limit (France): ceiling value = 10mg/m3 (2ppm). Complete datasheet collection on CD-ROM analysed under CIS 01-201.
Descriptors (primary) threshold limit values; epichlorohydrin; France; carcinogens
Descriptors (secondary) dangerous substances; data sheet; sensitization dermatitis; leukaemia; hepatic damage; fire hazards; toxicology; skin absorption; bronchial cancer; explosion hazards; labelling; limitation of exposure; waste disposal; chemical burns; first aid; personal protective equipment; spills; neurological 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
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