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Naphthalene

RTECS #: QJ0525000

CAS #: 91-20-3


UPDATE: May 2009 MW: 128.18 MF: C10H8


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA:
  3. MUTATION DATA:
  4. REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA:
  5. TUMORIGENIC DATA:
  6. ACUTE TOXICITY DATA:
  7. OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA:
  8. REVIEWS:
  9. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  10. NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:
  11. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  12. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. Albocarbon
  2. Camphor tar
  3. Mighty 150
  4. Mighty RD1
  5. Moth balls
  6. Moth flakes
  7. NCI - C52904
  8. Naftalen (Polish)
  1. Naphthalene (ACGIH:OSHA)
  2. Naphthalin
  3. Naphthaline
  4. Naphthene
  5. RCRA waste number U165
  6. Tar camphor
  7. White tar


SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
skin
rabbit
495 mg open irritation test mild UCDS** 1/11/1968
skin
rabbit
0.5 mL/24 hour severe ETOPFR 16,153,2004


MUTATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

SYSTEM TEST ROUTE/
ORGANISM/
TISSUE
DOSE REFERENCE
cytogenetic analysis hamster ovary 30 mg/L NTPTR* NTP-TR-410,1992
cytogenetic analysis hamster lung 234 Ámol/L MUREAV 608,28,2006
cytogenetic analysis hamster other cell types 234 Ámol/L MUREAV 608,28,2006
micronucleus test human lymphocyte 30 mg/L MUREAV 393,23,1997
morphological transform mouse fibroblast 0.1 mg/L/21 day (-enzymatic activation step) EMMUEG 37,231,2001
sister chromatid exchange hamster ovary 15 mg/L NTPTR* NTP-TR-410,1992
specific locus test oral
Drosophila melanogaster
5 mmol/L MUREAV 341,235,1995


REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 5,925 mg/kg (1-15 day pregnant) Reproductive: Specific developmental abnormalities: Musculoskeletal system

Reproductive: Specific developmental abnormalities: Cardiovascular (circulatory) system
TXAPA9 48,A35,1979
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 2,400 mg/kg (7-14 day pregnant) Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Live birth index (Litter size (e.g., # fetuses per litter; measured after birth)

Reproductive: Effects on newborn: Viability index (e.g., # alive at day 4 per # born alive)
JTEHD6 15,25,1985
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 4,500 mg/kg (6-15 day pregnant) Reproductive: Effects on embryo or fetus: Fetotoxicity (except death, e.g., stunted fetus)

Reproductive: Other developmental abnormalities
NTIS** PB92-135623


TUMORIGENIC DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
inhalation
mouse
lowest published toxic concentration: 30 ppm/6 hour/2 year- intermittent Tumorigenic: Neoplastic by RTECS criteria

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Tumors
NTPTR* NTP-TR-410,1992
inhalation
mouse
lowest published toxic concentration: 1,854 mg/kg/103 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Neoplastic by RTECS criteria

Olfaction: Other olfaction effects

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Tumors
NTIS** PB92-224260/AS
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 1,890 mg/kg/105 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Carcinogenic by RTECS criteria

Olfaction: Tumors
NTIS** PB2001-103699
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 1,575 mg/kg/105 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Carcinogenic by RTECS criteria

Olfaction: Tumors
NTIS** PB2001-103699
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 30 ppm/6 hour/105 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Equivocal tumorigenic agent by RTECS criteria

Olfaction: Tumors
TOPADD 31,655,2003
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 10 ppm/6 hour/105 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Neoplastic by RTECS criteria

Olfaction: Tumors
TOPADD 31,655,2003
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 60 ppm/6 hour/105 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Carcinogenic by RTECS criteria

Olfaction: Tumors
TOPADD 31,655,2003
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 10 ppm/6 hour/105 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Equivocal tumorigenic agent by RTECS criteria

Olfaction: Tumors
TOPADD 31,655,2003
subcutaneous
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 3,500 mg/kg/12 week- intermittent Tumorigenic: Equivocal tumorigenic agent by RTECS criteria

Blood: Lymphoma including Hodgkin's disease

Reproductive: Tumorigenic effects: Uterine tumors
APAVAY 329,141,1956


ACUTE TOXICITY DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
inhalation
human
lowest published toxic concentration: 250 mg/m3 Eye: Lacrimation

Behavioral: Headache
VCVGH* -,221,1990
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 3.4 ppm/4 hour Olfaction: Other olfaction effects JPETAB 314,103,2005
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 0.1 ppm/6 hour Olfaction: Other olfaction effects TOXID9 -,105,2008
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 10 ppm/6 hour Olfaction: Other olfaction effects

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes
TOXID9 -,105,2008
intraperitoneal
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 150 mg/kg N/R NTIS** AD691-490
intraperitoneal
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 400 mg/kg Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes

Liver: Other changes

Kidney, Ureter, and Bladder: Other changes
VCVGH* -,220,1990
intraperitoneal
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 200 mg/kg Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Structural or functional change in trachea or bronchi

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Other proteins
TXAPA9 192,107,2003
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 100 mg/kg Olfaction: Other olfaction effects JPETAB 314,103,2005
intravenous
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 100 mg/kg N/R CSLNX* NX#00203
oral
cat
lowest published lethal dose: 1 gm/kg N/R HBAMAK 4,1289,1935
oral
child
lowest published lethal dose: 100 mg/kg N/R 28ZRAQ -,228,1960
oral
dog
lowest published lethal dose: 400 mg/kg N/R HBAMAK 4,1289,1935
oral
guinea pig
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1,200 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity)

Behavioral: Change in motor activity (specific assay)
GISAAA 47(11),78,1982
oral
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 316 mg/kg N/R WDZAEK 4,243,1990
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 158 mg/kg Brain and Coverings: Other degenerative changes

Liver: Other changes

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Lipids including transport
TXCYAC 175,73,2002
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 490 mg/kg N/R 85GMAT -,89,1982
oral
rabbit
lowest published lethal dose: 3 gm/kg N/R HBAMAK 4,1289,1935
subcutaneous
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 969 mg/kg Behavioral: Tremor TOIZAG 20,772,1973
skin
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): >2,500 mg/kg N/R TXAPA9 14,515,1969
skin
rabbit
lethal dose (50 percent kill): >20 gm/kg N/R NTIS** AD-A062-138
skin
rabbit
lowest published toxic dose: 0.3 mL/kg/24 hour Vascular: Measurement of regional blood flow ETOPFR 16,153,2004
unreported route
guinea pig
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1,200 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity) VCVGH* -,220,1990
unreported route
human
lowest published lethal dose: 29 mg/kg N/R YKYUA6 31,1499,1980
unreported route
man
lowest published lethal dose: 74 mg/kg N/R 85DCAI 2,73,1970
unreported route
mouse
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 580 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity) VCVGH* -,220,1990
unreported route
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): 1,250 mg/kg Behavioral: Somnolence (general depressed activity) VCVGH* -,220,1990


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 10 ppm/6 hour/105 week- intermittent Olfaction: Other olfaction effects

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Effect on inflammation or mediation of inflammation
TOPADD 31,655,2003
inhalation
rat
lowest published toxic concentration: 10 ppm/6 hour/105 week- intermittent Olfaction: Other olfaction effects

Olfaction: Tumors

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Effect on inflammation or mediation of inflammation
TOPADD 31,655,2003
intraperitoneal
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 256 mg/kg/7 day- intermittent Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain ARTODN 77,183,2003
intraperitoneal
rabbit
lowest published toxic dose: 2 gm/kg/2 day- intermittent Eye: Other eye effects LETRET 6,203,1989
multiple
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 256.36 mg/kg/3 day- intermittent Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes

Liver: Other changes

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Multiple enzyme effects
ARTODN 81,169,2007
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 3,738 mg/kg/14 day- continuous Blood: Changes in spleen

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain
FAATDF 4,406,1984
oral
mouse
lowest published toxic dose: 11,970 mg/kg/90 day- continuous Blood: Changes in spleen FAATDF 4,406,1984
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 20 gm/kg/11 week- intermittent Eye: Other eye effects TOLED5 115,195,2000
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 10 gm/kg/10 day- intermittent Liver: Other changes

Liver: Changes in liver weight

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Lipids including transport
TOLED5 8,311,1981
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 12,450 mg/kg/9 week- intermittent Liver: Other changes

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain

Biochemical: Enzyme inhibition, induction, or change in blood or tissue levels: Other oxidoreductases
ARTODN 61,480,1988
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 500 mg/kg/10 day- intermittent Behavioral: Sleep

Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Dyspnea
NTIS** #PB92-135623
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 1,500 mg/kg/10 day- intermittent Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain NTIS** #PB92-135623
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 600 mg/kg/4 day- intermittent Behavioral: Food intake (animal)

Behavioral: Fluid intake
NTIS** #PB92-135623
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 4,500 mg/kg/10 day- intermittent Brain and Coverings: Other degenerative changes NTIS** #PB92-135623
oral
rabbit
lowest published toxic dose: 10 gm/kg/10 day- intermittent Eye: Other eye effects

Gastrointestinal: Other changes

Blood: Hemorrhage
BIJOAK 102,842,1967
oral
rabbit
lowest published toxic dose: 2,100 mg/kg/14 day- intermittent Related to Chronic Data: Death in the "MULTIPLE DOSE" data type field NTIS** #PB92-219831


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value time-weighted average 10 ppm;short term exposure limit 15 ppm DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value Not classifiable as human carcinogen DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2007
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Animal Sufficient Evidence IMEMDT 82,367,2002
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Human Inadequate Evidence IMEMDT 82,367,2002
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Group 2B IMEMDT 82,367,2002
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 540,89,2003
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 558,155,2004
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
TXCYAC 180,97,2002
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 558,7,2004
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
TOLED5 140-141,353,2003
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 543,201,2003
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 567,401,2004
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 566,209,2004
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
ENTOX* -,185,2005
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 584,1,2005
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
BCLPT* 96,131,2005
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
HETOEA 25,413,2006
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 636,95,2007
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
JTEHD6 6,161,2003
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
REPTED 25,192,2008
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 659,248,2008
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 659,248,2008
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
HUTOX* -,247,1996
TOXICOLOGY REVIEW
MUREAV 681,93,2009


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1988 PESTICIDE SUBJECT TO REGISTRATION OR RE-REGISTRATION FEREAC 54,7740,1989
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) 1998 STATUS OF PESTICIDES: Supported RBREV* -,135,1998
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) STANDARD - air time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3) DTLVS* 3,177,1971
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (General Industry) 8 hour time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3) CFRGBR 29,1910.1000,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Construction) 8 hour time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3) CFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Shipyards) 8 hour time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3) CFRGBR 29,1915.1000,1993
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) Permissible Exposure Limit (Federal Contractors) 8 hour time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3) CFRGBR 41,50-204.50,1994
Occupational Exposure Limit - ARAB Republic of Egypt time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRALIA time-weighted average 10 ppm (52 mg/m3), short term exposure limit 15 ppm (79 mg/m3), JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit - AUSTRIA TRK peak 50 mg/m3 (10 mL/m3), JAN 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 10 ppm (53 mg/m3), MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM short term exposure limit 15 ppm (80 mg/m3), Skin, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - DENMARK time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), OCT 2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - EC time-weighted average 50 mg/m3 (10 mL/m3)
Occupational Exposure Limit - FINLAND time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), short term exposure limit 20 ppm (100 mg/m3), JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - FRANCE VME 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), continuous3 Carcinogen, FEB2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - HUNGARY time-weighted average 50 mg/m3, Skin, SEP2000
Occupational Exposure Limit - KOREA time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), short term exposure limit 15 ppm (75 mg/m3), 2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - MEXICO time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3);
short term exposure limit 15 ppm (75 mg/m3), 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE NETHERLANDS MAC-TGG 50 mg/m3, 2003
Occupational Exposure Limit - NEW ZEALAND time-weighted average 10 ppm (52 mg/m3);
short term exposure limit 15 ppm (79 mg/m3), JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - NORWAY time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - THE PHILIPPINES time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), JAN1993
Occupational Exposure Limit - POLAND MAC(time-weighted average) 20 mg/m3, MAC(short term exposure limit) 75 mg/m3, JAN1999
Occupational Exposure Limit - RUSSIA short term exposure limit 20 mg/m3, JUN2003
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWEDEN time-weighted average 10 ppm (50 mg/m3);
short term exposure limit 15 ppm (80 mg/m3), JUN2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWITZERLAND MAK- week 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), Skin, DEC2006
Occupational Exposure Limit - UNITED KINGDOM Control as low as possible, 2005
Occupational Exposure Limit IN ARGENTINA, BULGARIA, COLOMBIA, JORDAN American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value;

Not classifiable as human carcinogen
Occupational Exposure Limit IN SINGAPORE, VIETNAM American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) Threshold Limit Value
Not classifiable as human carcinogen


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Recommended Exposure Level TO NAPHTHALENE-air 10 hour time-weighted average 10 ppm;
short term exposure limit 15 ppm
NIOSH* DHHS #92-100,1992
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974 National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974: Hazard Code: 49600;
Number of Industries 71;
Total Number of Facilities 4,341;
Number of Occupations 68;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 44,297
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: 49600;
Number of Industries 83;
Total Number of Facilities 7,209;
Number of Occupations 87;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 112,696;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 5,220


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

ATSDR TOXICOLOGY PROFILE (NTIS** PB/95/264362)
EPA GENETOX PROGRAM 1988, Negative: Cell transform.-mouse embryo
EPA GENETOX PROGRAM 1988, Negative: Cell transform.-RLV F344 rat embryo
EPA GENETOX PROGRAM 1988, Negative: Histidine reversion-Ames test
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
Used in preparation of PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE, 1-NAPHTHYL-N-METHYL CARBONATE and beta-NAPHTHOL
EPA TSCA Section 8(d) unpublished health/safety studies
On EPA IRIS database
EPA TSCA TEST SUBMISSION (TSCATS) DATA BASE, JANUARY 2001
NIOSH Analytical Method, 1994: Hydrocarbons, aromatic, 1501
NIOSH Analytical Method, 1994: Polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons by HPLC, 5506; by GC, 5515
NCI Carcinogenesis Studies (inhal);clear evidence:rat
NTP Carcinogenesis Studies (inhalation);some evidence:mouse NTPTR* NTP-TR-410,1992
NCI Carcinogenesis Studies (inhal);equivocal evidence:mouse
NTP 11th Report on Carcinogens,2004:Reasonably anticipated to be a human carcinogen
NTP Carcinogenesis studies; test completed (camera copy in progress), October 2000
OSHA ANALYTICAL METHOD #35


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE

28ZRAQ "Toxicology and Biochemistry of Aromatic Hydrocarbons," Gerarde, H., New York, Elsevier, 1960
85DCAI "Poisoning; Toxicology, Symptoms, Treatments," 2nd ed., Arena, J.M., Springfield, IL, C.C. Thomas, 1970
85GMAT "Toxicometric Parameters of Industrial Toxic Chemicals Under Single Exposure," Izmerov, N.F., et al., Moscow, Centre of International Projects, GKNT, 1982
APAVAY Virchows Archiv fuer Pathologische, Anatomie und Physiologie, und fuer Klinische Medizin. (Berlin, Ger.) V.1-343, 1847-1967. For publisher information, see VAAPB7.
ARTODN Archives of Toxicology. (Springer-Verlag, Heidelberger Pl. 3, D-1000 Berlin 33, Fed. Rep. Ger.) V.32- 1974-
BCLPT* Basic & clinical pharmacology & toxicology (Copenhagen, Denmark : Nordic Pharmacological Society Oxford, UK : Distributed by Blackwell Munksgaard) V.94- 2004-
BIJOAK Biochemical Journal. (Biochemical Soc. Book Depot, POB 32, Commerce Way, Colchester, Essex CO2 8HP, UK) V.1- 1906-
CFRGBR Code of Federal Regulations. (U.S. Government Printing Office, Supt. of Documents, Washington, DC 20402)
CSLNX* U.S. Army Armament Research & Development Command, Chemical Systems Laboratory, NIOSH Exchange Chemicals. (Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD 21010)
DTLVS* The Threshold Limit Values (TLVs) and Biological Exposure Indices (BEIs) booklet issues by American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH), Cincinnati, OH, 1996
EMMUEG Environmental and Molecular Mutagenesis. (Alan R. Liss, Inc., 41 E. 11th St., New York, NY 10003) V.10- 1987-
ENTOX* Encyclopedia of Toxicology: Reference Book, Elsevier, 2005
ETOPFR Environmental Toxicology and Pharmacology (Elsevier Science, P.O.Box 7247-7682,Philadelphia,PA 19170 -7682,USA OR Elsevier Science B.V.,P.O.Box 1270,1000 BG Amsterdam,The Netherlands) V.1- Feb.1996-
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HUTOX*
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Used in preparation of PHTHALIC ANHYDRIDE, 1-NAPHTHYL-N-METHYL CARBONATE and beta-NAPHTHOL

NIOSH PROFILE (NAPHTHALENE), SRI, 2/77

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