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Pyridine, 2 - amino -

RTECS #: US1575000

CAS #: 504-29-0


UPDATE: May 2009 MW: 94.13 MF: C5H6N2


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. ACUTE TOXICITY DATA:
  3. REVIEWS:
  4. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  5. NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:
  6. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  7. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. 2 - Aminopyridine
  2. 2 - Aminopyridine (ACGIH:OSHA)
  3. 2 - Pyridylamine
  4. Amino - 2 pyridine
  1. alpha - Aminopyridine
  2. alpha - Pyridinamine
  3. alpha - Pyridylamine


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
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


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
intracerebral
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 4 mg/kg Behavioral: Convulsions or effect on seizure threshold AJEBAK 36,365,1958
inhalation
human
lowest published toxic concentration: 5 ppm/5 hour Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Behavioral: Convulsions or effect on seizure threshold

Behavioral: Antipsychotic
IMSUAI 19,317,1950
intraperitoneal
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 25 mg/kg N/R USXXAM #3816470
intraperitoneal
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 48 mg/kg N/R GISAAA 57(9-10),64,1992
intravenous
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 23 mg/kg Behavioral: Convulsions or effect on seizure threshold APFRAD 26,345,1968
intravenous
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 29 mg/kg N/R AEPPAE 211,367,1950
oral
wild bird
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 31,600 g/kg N/R AECTCV 12,355,1983
oral
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 145 mg/kg N/R GISAAA 57(9-10),64,1992
oral
quail
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 133 mg/kg N/R AECTCV 12,355,1983
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 200 mg/kg N/R 85JCAE -,838,1986
subcutaneous
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 70 mg/kg N/R AEPPAE 226,163,1955
skin
guinea pig
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 500 mg/kg N/R 85JCAE -,838,1986


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

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


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value time-weighted average 0.5 ppm DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) STANDARD - air time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3) DTLVS* 3,11,1971
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (General Industry) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3) CFRGBR 29,1910.1000,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Construction) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3) CFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Shipyards) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3) CFRGBR 29,1915.1000,1993
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Federal Contractors) 8 hour time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3) CFRGBR 41,50-204.50,1994
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (1.9 mg/m3), MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - DENMARK time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), OCT 2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - FINLAND time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), short term exposure limit 1.5 ppm (6 mg/m3), JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - FRANCE VME 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), FEB2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - KOREA time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE NETHERLANDS MAC-TGG 2 mg/m3, 2003
Occupational Exposure Limit - NEW ZEALAND time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE PHILIPPINES time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - POLAND MAC(time-weighted average) 2 mg/m3, JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWITZERLAND MAK- week 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3), DEC2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - UNITED KINGDOM time-weighted average 0.5 ppm (2 mg/m3);
short term exposure limit 2 ppm, 2005
Occupational Exposure Limit IN ARGENTINA, BULGARIA, COLOMBIA, JORDAN American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value;

time-weighted average 0.5 ppm
Occupational Exposure Limit IN SINGAPORE, VIETNAM American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value
time-weighted average 0.5 ppm


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO 2-AMINOPYRIDINE-air 10 hour time-weighted average 0.5 ppm NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: 05215;
Number of Industries 3;
Total Number of Facilities 61;
Number of Occupations 4;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 3,159;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 429


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE

85JCAE "Prehled Prumyslove Toxikologie; Organicke Latky," Marhold, J., Prague, Czechoslovakia, Avicenum, 1986
AECTCV Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology. (Springer-Verlag New York, Inc., Service Center, 44 Hartz Way, Secaucus, NJ 070944) V.1- 1973-
AEPPAE Naunyn-Schmiedeberg's Archiv fuer Experimentelle Pathologie und Pharmakologie. (Berlin, Ger.) V.110-253, 1925-66. For publisher information, see NSAPCC.
AJEBAK Australian Journal of Experimental Biology and Medical Science. (Adelaide, S.A., Australia) V.1-64, 1924-86.
APFRAD Annales Pharmaceutiques Francaises. (SPPIF, B.P.22, F-41353 Vineuil, France) V.1- 1943-
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
GISAAA Gigiena i Sanitariya. For English translation, see HYSAAV. (V/O Mezhdunarodnaya Kniga, 113095 Moscow, USSR) V.1- 1936-
IMSUAI Industrial Medicine and Surgery. (Northbrook, IL) V.18-42, 1949-73. For publisher information, see IOHSA5.
NIOSH* National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Reports and Memoranda.
USXXAM United States Patent Document. (U.S. Patent Office, Box 9, Washington, DC 20231)

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