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Document ID (ISN)78165
CIS number 02-76
ISBN(s) 92-4-153036-7
Year 2001
Convention or series no. CICAD No.36
Author(s)
Inter-Organization Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals (IOMC)
Title Methyl cyanoacrylate and ethyl cyanoacrylate
Bibliographic information World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 2001. iv, 28p. Illus. 49 ref. Price: CHF 21.00 (CHF 14.70 in developing countries).
Internet access http://www.who.int/ipcs/publications/cicad/en/cicad36.pdf [in English]
Abstract Conclusions of this criteria document: methyl cyanoacrylate (MCA) and ethyl-2-cyanoacrylate (ECA) are irritant to the skin, eyes and respiratory tract and may induce asthma.
Descriptors (primary) IPCS; ethyl 2-cyanoacrylate; adhesives; toxicology; methyl cyanoacrylate
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; literature survey; irritants; ILO; UNEP; criteria document; asthma; ecotoxicology; animal experiments; lethal concentration 50; WHO
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceWHO
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Acrylates