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Chloric acid, potassium salt

RTECS #: FO0350000

CAS #: 3811-04-9


UPDATE: May 2009 MW: 122.55 MF: ClO3ĽK


NOTE:

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

SYNONYMS:

  1. Anforstan
  2. Berthollet salt
  3. Berthollet's salt
  4. Chlorate of potash
  5. Chlorate de potassium (French)
  6. Fekabit
  7. Oxymuriate of potash
  1. Potassio (chlorato di) (Italian)
  2. Potassium chlorate
  3. Potassium (chlorate de) (French)
  4. Potassium oxymuriate
  5. Potcrate
  6. Salt of tarter


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
intraperitoneal
guinea pig
lowest published lethal dose: 1,800 mg/kg Behavioral: Change in motor activity (specific assay)

Behavioral: Coma

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes
JPETAB 35,1,1929
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published lethal dose: 1,500 mg/kg Behavioral: Change in motor activity (specific assay)

Behavioral: Coma

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes
JPETAB 35,1,1929
oral
dog
lowest published lethal dose: 0.12 gm/kg N/R VCVN5* -,385,1989
oral
guinea pig
lowest published lethal dose: 7,500 mg/kg Behavioral: Change in motor activity (specific assay)

Behavioral: Coma

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes
JPETAB 35,1,1929
oral
human
lowest published lethal dose: 1 gm/kg Behavioral: General anesthetic

Vascular: BP lowering not characterized in autonomic section

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Cyanosis
VCVN5* -,385,1989
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1,870 mg/kg N/R AIHAAP 30,470,1969
oral
rabbit
lowest published lethal dose: 1 gm/kg N/R VCVN5* -,385,1989
unreported route
human
lowest published lethal dose: 429 mg/kg N/R AEXPBL 21,169,1886


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
intramuscular
cat
lowest published toxic dose: 5 gm/kg/10 day- intermittent Liver: Fatty liver degeneration

Related to Chronic Data: Death in the "MULTIPLE DOSE" data type field
JPETAB 59,101,1937


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
JACTDZ 14,221,1995
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
JFSCAS 45,474,2000
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
HUTOX* -,683,1996


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: 80198;
Number of Industries 16;
Total Number of Facilities 414;
Number of Occupations 15;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 2,679
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: 80198;
Number of Industries 9;
Total Number of Facilities 368;
Number of Occupations 13;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 8,679;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 4,996


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE

AEXPBL Archiv fuer Experimentelle Pathologie und Pharmakologie. (Leipzig, Ger. Dem. Rep.) V.1-109, 1873-1925. For publisher information, see NSAPCC.
AIHAAP American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal. (AIHA, 475 Wolf Ledges Pkwy., Akron, OH 44311) V.19- 1958-
HUTOX*
JACTDZ Journal of the American College of Toxicology. (Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., 1651 Third Ave., New York, NY 10128) V.1-12, 1982-1993. Discontinued.
JFSCAS Journal of Forensic Sciences. (American Soc. for Testing and Materials, 1916 Race St., Philadelphia, PA 19103) V.1- 1956-
JPETAB Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics. (Williams & Wilkins Co., 428 E. Preston St., Baltimore, MD 21202) V.1- 1909/10-
VCVN5* "Vrednie chemichescie veshestva. Neorganicheskie soedinenia elementov V-VII groopp" (Hazardous substances. Inornanic substances containing V-VII group elements), Bandman A.L. et al., Chimia, 1989.

Used in the manufacture of soap, glass, pottery, smalts and many POTASSIUM salts

FDA-over the counter drug

RTECS Compound Description:
   Agricultural Chemical
   Human Data

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