By Jennifer M. Spero, Bella DeVito, Louis Theodore
Chemical engineers have assembled a hefty reference with information on 750 damaging air pollution, precedence water pollution, and chemical compounds indexed by way of the united states Occupational security and well-being management, the 3 major sessions of unsafe fabrics. An appendix directory chemical compounds by means of Chemical Abstracts provider registry quantity refers to entries within the basic alphabetical part. one of the details supplied is chemical formulation; identity numbers; synonyms; actual, chemical, and organic homes; bioaccumulation; foundation, undefined, assets, and makes use of; toxicity; publicity routes; regulatory prestige; possible destiny; treatability and removability; and key references.
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EXPOSURE GUIDELINES: ACGIH TLV TWA 2 ppm; ACGIH STEL 20mg/m3; OSHA PEL TWA 5 ppm (19 mg/m3); DFG MAK 2ppm (8mg/m3); IDLH 100 ppm. ; wear splash-proof safety goggles; wear self-contained breathing appartus. SPILL CLEAN-UP: use water spray to cool and disperse vapors; absorb spilled aniline in vermiculite, dry sand, or earth, and properly dispose. HEALTH SYMPTOMS: inhalation (irritation of respiratory tract, blue discoloration of fingertips, cheeks, nose, and lips, nausea, vomiting, headache, drowsiness, delirium, coma, shock); skin absorption (ataxia, dyspnea); ingestion (tachycardia, irritation of digestive tract).
SPILL CLEAN-UP: for small quantity, sweep onto paper, or other suitable material, glace in appropriate container, and bum in safe place (such as fume hood); ventilate area; reclaim large quantities. HEALTH SYMPTOMS: inhalation (irritates eyes, skin and nose); skin absorption (central nervous system, tremors, hallucinations, paralysis). GENERAL COMMENTS: Oral rat LDSo124 mg/kg; First aid: wash eyes and skin with large amounts of water for 15 minutes; if inhaled, remove to fresh air and provide artificial respiration if necessary; if swallowed, wash mouth with water if person is conscious.
Health Effects Notebook for Hazardous Air Pollutants. Environmental Protection Agency. December 1994. 14. Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS). MSDS are produced by the companies that manufacture and sell a particular chemical. 15. Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB) Fact Sheet. 16. Occupational Safety and Health Guidelines. Technological Processes: Coke Oven Emissions. 18. US. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, Computerized Information System (OCIS). 19. Rapid Guide to Hazardous Air Pollutants.