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Aluminum

RTECS #: BD0330000

CAS #: 7429-90-5


UPDATE: May 2009 MW: 26.98 MF: Al


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA:
  3. OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA:
  4. REVIEWS:
  5. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  6. NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:
  7. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  8. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. A 00
  2. A 95
  3. A 995
  4. A 999
  5. AA 1099
  6. AA1199
  7. AD 1
  8. AD1M
  9. ADO
  10. AE
  11. AO A1
  12. AR2
  13. AV00
  14. AV000
  15. Aisin Metal Fiber
  16. Alaun (German)
  17. Allbri aluminum paste and powder
  18. Alumina fibre
  19. Aluminium bronze
  20. Aluminium flake
  1. Aluminium
  2. Aluminum dehydrated
  3. Aluminum (ACGIH)
  4. Aluminum A00
  5. Aluminum powder
  6. Aluminum 27
  7. Aluminum metal (OSHA)
  8. C.I. 77000
  9. Emanay atomized aluminum powder
  10. JISC 3108
  11. JISC 3110
  12. L16
  13. Metana
  14. Metana aluminum paste
  15. Noral Extra Fine Lining Grade
  16. Noral Ink Grade Aluminum
  17. Noral aluminum
  18. Noral non - leafing grade
  19. PAP - 1


SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


MUTATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

SYSTEM TEST ROUTE/
ORGANISM/
TISSUE
DOSE REFERENCE
N/R N/R N/R N/R


REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 1,260 mg/kg (multigeneration)) Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Behavioral

Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Physical

Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Other postnatal measures or effects
NETEEC 23,365,2001
unreported route
rabbit
lowest published toxic dose: 67.5 mg/kg (2-27 day pregnant) Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Behavioral

Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Delayed effects
VCVN1* -,212,1988


TUMORIGENIC DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


ACUTE TOXICITY DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
inhalation
man
lowest published toxic concentration: 4 mg/m3/1 year- intermittent Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Cough

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Dyspnea

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
VCVN1* -,215,1988
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 206 mg/m3/5 hour/30 day- intermittent Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Fibrosis (interstitial)

Endocrine: Hypoglycemia

Blood: Changes in serum composition (e.g. TP, bilirubin, cholesterol)
VCVN1* -,213,1988


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value time-weighted average 10 mg/m3 (dust) DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (pyro powders) DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
FOREAE 7,313,1942
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
PEXTAR 12,102,1969
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
AMTODM 3,209,1977
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
TOLED5 134,3,2002
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 613,17,2006
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
ENTOX* -,82,2005
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
JJATDK 26,191,2006
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
TIHEEC 18,309,2002
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
HUTOX* -,515,1996


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1988 PESTICIDE SUBJECT TO REGISTRATION OR RE-REGISTRATION FEREAC 54,7740,1989
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1998 STATUS OF PESTICIDES: Cancelled RBREV* -,295,1998
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (General Industry) 8 hour time-weighted average 15 mg(Al)/m3, total dust CFRGBR 29,1910.1000,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (General Industry) 8 hour time-weighted average 5 mg(Al)/m3, respirable fraction CFRGBR 29,1910.1000,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Construction) 8 hour time-weighted average 15 mg(Al)/m3, total dust CFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Construction) 8 hour time-weighted average 5 mg(Al)/m3, respirable fraction CFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Shipyards) 8 hour time-weighted average 15 mg(Al)/m3, total dust CFRGBR 29,1915.1000,1993
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Shipyards) 8 hour time-weighted average 5 mg(Al)/m3, respirable fraction CFRGBR 29,1915.1000,1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 10 mg/m3(metal dust), JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 2 mg(Al)/m3, JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (pyro powders), JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (welding fumes), JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 10 mg/m3, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (pyro powders), MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (welding fumes), MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - DENMARK time-weighted average 10 mg(Al)/m3, OCT 2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - DENMARK time-weighted average 10 mg/m3 (dust), OCT 2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - FINLAND time-weighted average 2 mg/m3 (salts), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - FRANCE VME 10 mg/m3, 5 mg/m3 (fume, resp. dust), FEB2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - GERMANY MAK 1.5 mg/m3 (respirable), 2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - HUNGARY time-weighted average 6 mg/m3 (resp), SEP2000
Occupational Exposure Limit - JAPAN Occupational Exposure Limit 0.5 mg/m3 (respirable), 2 mg/m3 (total), APR2007
Occupational Exposure Limit - KOREA time-weighted average 10 mg/m3 (metal dust), 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - KOREA time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (pyro powders), 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - KOREA time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (welding fumes), 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - MEXICO time-weighted average 10 mg/m3;
short term exposure limit 20 mg/m3, 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit - MEXICO time-weighted average 5 mg(Al)/m3, 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit - MEXICO time-weighted average 5 mg(Al)/m3 (pyro powders), 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE NETHERLANDS MAC-TGG 10 mg/m3, 2003
Occupational Exposure Limit - NEW ZEALAND time-weighted average 10 ppm (metal dust), JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - NEW ZEALAND time-weighted average 5 ppm (fumes), JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - NEW ZEALAND time-weighted average 5 ppm (pyro powders), JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - NORWAY time-weighted average 5 mg/m3, JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - RUSSIA short term exposure limit 2 mg/m3, JUN2003
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWEDEN time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (total dust);
time-weighted average 2 mg/m3 (resp. dust), JUN2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWITZERLAND MAK- week 3 mg/m3, DEC2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - UNITED KINGDOM time-weighted average 10 mg/m3 (inhalable), 2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - UNITED KINGDOM time-weighted average 4 mg/m3 (respirable), 2005
Occupational Exposure Limit IN ARGENTINA, BULGARIA, COLOMBIA, JORDAN American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value;

time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (pyro powders)
Occupational Exposure Limit IN SINGAPORE, VIETNAM American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value
time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 (pyro powders)


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO ALUMINUM METAL, alkyls-air 10 hour time-weighted average 2 mg/m3 NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO ALUMINUM METAL, pyro powders-air 10 hour time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO ALUMINUM METAL, respirable fraction-air 10 hour time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO ALUMINUM METAL, soluble salts-air 10 hour time-weighted average 2 mg/m3 NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO ALUMINUM METAL, total dust-air 10 hour time-weighted average 10 mg/m3 NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO ALUMINUM METAL, welding fumes-air 10 hour time-weighted average 5 mg/m3 NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974 National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974: Hazard Code: M0661;
Number of Industries 267;
Total Number of Facilities 39,251;
Number of Occupations 143;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 556,034
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974 National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974: Hazard Code: M2258;
Number of Industries 43;
Total Number of Facilities 2,279;
Number of Occupations 44;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 31,336
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: M0661;
Number of Industries 281;
Total Number of Facilities 61,020;
Number of Occupations 158;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 1,033,237;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 99,205
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: X3088;
Number of Industries 27;
Total Number of Facilities 1,465;
Number of Occupations 25;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 20,323;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 1,644
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: X5911;
Number of Industries 22;
Total Number of Facilities 3,612;
Number of Occupations 25;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 31,368;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 279
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: X5976;
Number of Industries 52;
Total Number of Facilities 2,973;
Number of Occupations 57;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 54,400;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 8,218
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: X5977;
Number of Industries 2;
Total Number of Facilities 23;
Number of Occupations 2;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 967;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 131
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: X5980;
Number of Industries 3;
Total Number of Facilities 81;
Number of Occupations 4;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 867


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

ATSDR TOXICOLOGY PROFILE (NTIS** PB/99/166613)
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
Used for construction, transportation, packaging
EPA TSCA Section 8(d) unpublished health/safety studies
On EPA IRIS database
EPA TSCA TEST SUBMISSION (TSCATS) DATA BASE, JANUARY 2001
NIOSH Analytical Method, 1994: Aluminum and compounds, as Al, 7013
NIOSH Analytical Method, 1994: Elements by ICP, 7300
NIOSH Analytical Method, 1994: Metals in urine, 8310
OSHA ANALYTICAL METHOD #ID-125G


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE

AMTODM Advances in Modern Toxicology. (John Wiley & Sons, Inc., 605 Third Ave., New York, NY 10016) V.1, 1976-79. Discontinued.
CFRGBR Code of Federal Regulations. (U.S. Government Printing Office, Supt. of Documents, Washington, DC 20402)
DTLVS* The Threshold Limit Values (TLVs) and Biological Exposure Indices (BEIs) booklet issues by American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH), Cincinnati, OH, 1996
ENTOX* Encyclopedia of Toxicology: Reference Book, Elsevier, 2005
FEREAC Federal Register. (U.S. Government Printing Office, Supt. of Documents, Washington, DC 20402) V.1- 1936-
FOREAE Food Research. (Champaign, IL) V.1-25, 1936-60. For publisher information, see JFDSAZ.
HUTOX*
JJATDK JAT, Journal of Applied Toxicology. (John Wiley & Sons Ltd., Baffins Lane, Chichester, W. Sussex PO19 1UD, UK) V.1- 1981-
MUREAV Mutation Research. (Elsevier Science Pub. B.V., POB 211, 1000 AE Amsterdam, Netherlands) V.1- 1964-
NETEEC Neurotoxicology and Teratology. (Pergamon Press Inc., Maxwell House, Fairview Park, Elmsford, NY 10523) V.9- 1987-
NIOSH* National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Reports and Memoranda.
PEXTAR Progress in Experimental Tumor Research. (S. Karger AG, Postfach CH-4009 Basel, Switzerland) V.1- 1960-
RBREV* Status of Pesticides in Registration, Reregistration, and Special Review (Rainbow Report), Special Review and Reregistration Division Office of Pesticide Programs U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, 401 M. Street, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20460, Spring 1998
TIHEEC Toxicology and Industrial Health. (Princeton Scientific Pub. Co., POB 2155, Princeton, NJ 08540) V.1- 1985-
TOLED5 Toxicology Letters. (Elsevier Science Pub. B.V., POB 211, 1000 AE Amsterdam, Netherlands) V.1- 1977-
VCVN1* "Vrednie chemichescie veshestva. Neorganicheskie soedinenia elementov I-IV groopp" (Hazardous substances. Inornanic substances containing I-IV group elements), Filov V.A., Chimia, 1988.

Used for construction, transportation, packaging

NIOSH PROFILE (ALUMINUM and ITS COMPOUNDS), SRI, 2/77

NIOSH PROFILE (HEAVY METAL GREASES AND SOAPS), SRI, 2/77

NIOSH PROFILE (PRINTING INDUSTRY), SRC, 10/77

RTECS Compound Description:
   Reproductive Effector
   Human Data
   Hormone

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