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General Description

OSHA IMIS Code Number: 1630

Department of Transportation Regulation Number (49 CFR 172.101) and Guide: 2003 40

Chemical Description and Physical Properties:

appearance and odor vary depending upon specific compound

Incompatibilities: Strong oxidizers, such as chlorine

Exposure Limits

OSHA Permissible Exposure Limit (PEL):

General Industry: 0.01 mg/m3 TWA; 0.04 mg/m3 Ceiling (Z-2)

Construction Industry: 0.01 mg/m3 TWA (Skin)

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value (TLV): 0.01 mg/m3 TWA; 0.03 mg/m3 STEL (Skin)

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Limit (REL): 0.01 mg/m3 TWA; 0.03 mg/m3 STEL (Skin)

Health Factors

Potential Symptoms: Paresthesia, ataxia, dysarthria; vision, hearing disturbances; spastic, jerking; dizziness; salivation; lacrimation; nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation; skin burns; emotional disturbances

Health Effects: Acute and Cumulative CNS damage (HE7) and (HE3) Irritation-Skin---Marked (HE14)

Affected Organs: CNS, kidneys, eyes, skin

Monitoring Methods used by OSHA

Primary Laboratory Sampling/Analytical Method (SLC1):

  • note: Standard has been stayed until an analytical method can be developed.

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