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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Fuels, diesel, No. 2

RTECS #

LS9142500

CAS #

68476-34-6

Updated

September 201

Molecular Weight

N/R

Molecular Formula

N/R

Synonyms

Commercial diesel fuel No. 2
Diesel Fuel No. 2
No. 2 Diesel fuel
Primier diesel fuel

Tumorigenic Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
skin/mouse lowest published toxic dose: 312 mL/kg/78W- intermittentTumorigenic: Carcinogenic by RTECS criteria

Skin and Appendages: Tumors
NTIS** OTS0533979

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
oral/rat lowest published toxic dose: 1.25 mL/kgLiver: Other changes

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Dehydrogenases

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Hepatic microsomal mixed oxidase (dealkylation, hydroxylation, etc.)
AECTCV 40,418,2001

Other Multiple Dose Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
oral/cattle lowest published toxic dose: 15 mL/kg/14D- intermittentBlood: Aplastic anemia

Blood: Changes in leukocyte (WBC) count

Immunological Including Allergic: Increased immune response
TOXID9 66,64,2002

Reviews

OrganizationStandardReference
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)Threshold Limit Value-time-weighted average 100 mg/m3 (inhal, vapor, skin)DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2013
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)Threshold Limit Value-Confirmed animal carcinogenDTLVS* TLV/BEI,2013
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWENTOX* -,19,2005

Standards and Regulations

OrganizationStandardReference
Occupational Exposure Limit-SWEDENtime-weighted average 350 mg/m3, JUN2005

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
ATSDR TOXICOLOGY PROFILE (NTIS** PB/95/264222/AS)
EPA TSCA TEST SUBMISSION (TSCATS) DATA BASE, JANUARY 2001
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