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Tetrachloroethylene (perchloroethylene).

Tetrachloroethylene (perchloroethylene).

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Center for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health in Rockville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tetrachloroethylene.,
  • Carcinogens.,
  • Industrial hygiene -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesNIOSH current intelligence bulletin -- 20, DHEW (NIOSH) publication -- no. 78-112, DHEW publication -- no. (NIOSH) 78-112.
    ContributionsNational Institute for Occupational Safety and Health.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p. ;
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17074048M

    Review of the Environmental Protection Agency's Draft IRIS Assessment of Tetrachloroethylene - Kindle edition by National Research Council, Committee to Review EPA's Toxicological Assessment. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Review of the Environmental Protection Agency's Draft Manufacturer: National Academies Press. Patient discussion about tetrachloroethylene. Q. breating air that has tetrachloroethene in it how does it affect you if u have prostate cancer the air in my building has been determined to have Tetrachloroethylene in it i have just been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

    Tetrachloroethylene (Priority substances list assessment report) on sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com: Paperback. M.L. Brusseau, in Environmental and Pollution Science (Third Edition), Chlorinated solvents, such as tetrachloroethene, trichloroethene, dichloroethene, carbon tetrachloride, and vinyl chloride, are among the most common groundwater contaminants in the United States due to their widespread use as dry cleaning solvents and as degreasing and cleaning agents for military, industrial, and.

    NCBI Bookshelf. A service of the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health. WHO Guidelines for Indoor Air Quality: Selected Pollutants. Geneva: World Health Organization; We intended to identify all studies with original data on health effects of PCE and the main descriptors used were “tetrachloroethylene” and. f Tetrachloroethylene is on the Right to Know Hazardous Substance List because it is cited by OSHA, ACGIH, DOT, NIOSH, NTP, DEP, IARC, IRIS, NFPA and EPA. f This chemical is on the Special Health Hazard Substance List. Exposure can irritate the eyes, nose and throat. SEE GLOSSARY ON PAGE 5. FIRST AID Eye Contact.


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Tetrachloroethylene (perchloroethylene) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Tetrachloroethylene, also known under the systematic name tetrachloroethene, or perchloroethylene, and many other names (and abbreviations such as "perc" or "PERC", and "PCE"), is a chlorocarbon with the formula Cl 2 C=CCl sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.comal formula: C₂Cl₄. Tetrachloroethylene (Perchloroethylene) Hazard Summary Tetrachloroethylene is widely used for dry-cleaning fabrics and metal degreasing operations.

Effects resulting from acute (short term) high-level inhalation exposure of humans to tetrachloroethylene include irritation of the upper.

Jun 21,  · Tetrachloroethylene (Cl₂C=CCl₂) is a colorless liquid with a mild, chloroform-like odor. Exposure to tetrachloroethylene may cause irritation eyes, skin, nose, throat, and respiratory system.

It may also cause liver damage and is a potential occupational carcinogen. Workers may be harmed from exposure to tetrachloroethylene. Jan 21,  · Tetrachloroethylene is a synthetic chemical that is widely used for dry cleaning of fabrics and for metal-degreasing operations.� It is also used as a starting material (building block) for making other chemicals and is used in some consumer products.� Other names for tetrachloroethylene include perchloroethylene, PCE, perc, tetrachloroethene, perclene, and perchlor.� It is a.

Tetrachloroethylene, a colourless, dense, nonflammable, highly stable liquid belonging to the family of organic halogen compounds. Tetrachloroethylene is a powerful solvent for many organic substances.

By the midth century it had become the most widely used solvent in dry cleaning (displacing. Tetrachloroethylene has been used as the central building block both for the synthesis of TTF, symmetrical and unsymmetrical with respect to the sulfur substituted carbon–carbon bond.

As early as it was found that tetrachloroethylene reacts with 1,2-benzene-dithiolate to yield dibenzotetrathiafulvalene () in 16% yield (Equation (89)) 〈26JCS, 71JA〉. IUPAC Standard InChIKey: CYTYCFOTNPOANT-UHFFFAOYSA-N CAS Registry Number: Chemical structure: This structure is also available as a 2d Mol file or as a.

Tetrachloroethylene | Cl2C=CCl2 or C2Cl4 | CID - structure, chemical names, physical and chemical properties, classification, patents, literature, biological. Feb 04,  · Tetrachloroethylene is a manufactured chemical used for dry cleaning and metal degreasing. Exposure to very high concentrations of tetrachloroethylene can cause dizziness, headaches, sleepiness, confusion, nausea, difficulty in speaking and walking, unconsciousness, and death.

Tetrachloroethylene has been found in at least of the 1, National Priorities List sites. Fact Sheet: Tetrachloroethene (PERC) in Indoor & Outdoor Air This Fact Sheet is also available in Portable Document Format (PDF, KB).

This fact sheet answers questions about a chemical called tetrachloroethene (PERC), which is widely used to dry-clean clothes. Tetrachloroethylene was considered by previous IARC Working Groups in, and (IARC, ).

New data have since become available and these have been taken into consideration in the present evaluation. Get this from a library. Tetrachloroethylene. [Canada. Environment Canada.;] -- "Based on these considerations, it has been concluded that tetrachloroethylene occurs at concentrations that may be harmful to the environment, but that do not constitute a danger to the environment.

Tetrachloroethylene (perchloroethylene) CASRN: February Support document. for Docket EPA-HQ-OPPT Page 2 of This document provides a preliminary public summary of available information collected by EPA’s.

This page provides supplementary chemical data on tetrachloroethylene. Material Safety Data Sheet. The handling of this chemical may incur notable safety precautions. It is highly recommended that you seek the Material Safety Datasheet for this chemical.

Note: The RfC was derived as a midpoint of two candidate RfCs from studies that reported neurotoxicity in occupationally-exposed adults: mg/m 3 based on changes in reaction time and cognitive effects (Echeverria et al., ) and mg/m 3 based on changes in color vision (Cavalleri et al., ).

See Section I.B.1 of the IRIS Summary for Tetrachloroethylene for more information. Tetrachloroethylene is used mainly as a solvent for dry cleaning and metal degreasing. Like most chlorinated solvents, tetrachloroethylene can cause CNS depression.

Chronic exposure to tetrachloroethylene may adversely affect the neurologic system and liver. This monograph is. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. Tetrachloroethylene (perchloroethylene, PCE), is a chlorinated ethylene compound commonly used as a dry cleaning and degreasing solvent.

It shows IR transparency as it has no C–H bonds making it an ideal solvent for IR spectroscopy. PCE is a man-made pollutant which is difficult to degrade.

Tetrachloroethylene is a volatile organic compound that is widely distributed in the envi - ronment due to industrial emissions.

Potential environmental exposure to tetrachloroethylene in air, rainwater, surface water, and drink-ing-water has been reviewed (ATSDR, a).

The partitioning tendency of tetrachloroethylene in. The Chemical Identifier fields include common identification numbers, the NFPA diamond, U.S.

Department of Transportation hazard labels, and a general description of the sheepshedgalleryandtearoom.com information in CAMEO Chemicals comes from a variety of data sources. the national academies press Fifth Street, NW Washington, DC NOTICE: The project that is the subject of this report was approved by the Governing Board of the National Research Council, whose members are drawn from the councils of the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Institute of Medicine.aircraft and automobiles, and in screw-cutting, while tetrachloroethylene is widely used in dry-cleaning and as a feedstock for the production of chlorinated chemicals.

The IARC Monographs Working Group relied on epidemiological evidence, carcinogenicity bioassays, and mechanistic and other relevant data to evaluate the carcinogenic hazards to.tetrachloroethylene in apartments where drycleaning workers lived were over 10 times the levels in other apartments in the same build-ings, where the occupants were not employed by drycleaning facil-ities (ATSDR ).

Tetrachloroethylene may also be formed in small quantities dur-ing chlorination of water. EPA estimated that inmillion.