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General Description

Synonyms: Amidocyanogen, carbamonitrile, carbimide, carbodrimide, cyanoamine, cyanogen nitride hydrogen cyanamide

OSHA IMIS Code Number: 0782

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number: 420-04-2

NIOSH Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) Identification Number: GS5950000; 27661

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards, [Cyanamide]: chemical description, physical properties, potentially hazardous incompatibilities, and more

Chemical Description and Physical Properties:

molecular weight: 42.05
molecular formula: CH2N2
Exposure Limits

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value (TLV): 2 mg/m3 TWA

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Limit (REL): 2 mg/m3 TWA

Health Factors

Health Effects: Irritation-Eye, Nose, Throat, Skin---Marked (HE14) Acute Toxicity (HE4)

Date Last Revised: 08/24/1992

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