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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Mineral oil, white

RTECS #

PY8047000

CAS #

8042-47-5

Updated

January 2010

Molecular Weight

N/R

Molecular Formula

N/R

Synonyms

Drakeol
Kaydol
Parol
Peneteck
Slab oil (Obs.)
Tufflo 6056
White mineral oil

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
oral/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): >5000 mg/kgHPV283 -,-,2003

Other Multiple Dose Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
inhalation/rat lowest published toxic concentration: 1000 mg/m3/4W- intermittentLung, Thorax, or Respiration: Changes in lung weightHPV283 -,-,2003
oral/rat lowest published toxic dose: 92 gm/kg/92D- continuousLiver: Changes in liver weight

Blood: Changes in leukocyte (WBC) count

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
TOPADD 23,26,1995

Reviews

OrganizationStandardReference
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)Cancer Review:Animal Inadequate EvidenceIMEMDT 33,87,1984
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC)Cancer Review:Group 3IMSUDL 7,252,1987

Standards and Regulations

OrganizationStandardReference
Occupational Exposure Limit-RUSSIAshort term exposure limit 5 mg/m3, Skin, JUN2003

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code X5299; Number of Industries 200; Total Number of Facilities 29566; Number of Occupations 139; Total Number of Employees Exposed 633350; Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 249735
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code Y1079; Number of Industries 36; Total Number of Facilities 3132; Number of Occupations 59; Total Number of Employees Exposed 92890; Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 61238

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
EPA TSCA TEST SUBMISSION (TSCATS) DATA BASE, JANUARY 2001
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