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General Description

Synonyms: Plictran; Tricyclohexylhydroxy stannane; TCHH Tricyclohexyltin Hydroxide prior to 9/1/89

OSHA IMIS Code Number: 2520

Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) Registry Number: 13121-70-5

NIOSH Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) Identification Number: WH8750000

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards, Cyhexatin: Chemical description, physical properties, potentially hazardous incompatibilities, and more

Chemical Description and Physical Properties:
solid
Exposure Limits

OSHA Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL):
General Industry: 0.1 mg/m3 (Tin, Organic Compounds)
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value (TLV): 5 mg/m3 TWA; Appendix A4 (Not Classifiable as a Human Carcinogen)

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Limit (REL): 5 mg/m3 TWA

Health Factors

Health Effects: Apparent low toxicity (HE19)

Monitoring Methods used by OSHA

Primary Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method (SLC1):
  • sampling media: Glass Fiber filter (37 mm) in series with an XAD-2 Tube (80/40 mg sections, 20/50 mesh)
    analytical solvent: 0.1% Acetic Acid in Acetonitrile
    maximum volume: 500 Liters   
    maximum flow rate: 1.5 L/min
    current analytical method: Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy; AAS/GF
    method reference: 1 (NIOSH 5504) [27 KB PDF, 4 pages]
    method classification: Fully Validated
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