The Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances

Calcium carbide

RTECS #: EV9400000

CAS #: 75-20-7


UPDATE: January 1997 MW: 64.10 MF: C2Ca


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:
  3. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  4. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. Acetylenogen
  2. Calcium acetylide
  1. Calcium dicarbide


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


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

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


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

N/R N/R N/R


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

N/R N/R N/R


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974 National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974: Hazard Code: 15703;
Number of Industries 7;
Total Number of Facilities 384;
Number of Occupations 27;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 16,375
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: 15703;
Number of Industries 5;
Total Number of Facilities 41;
Number of Occupations 3;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 5,978;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 351


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE