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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Neon

RTECS #

QP4450000

CAS #

7440-01-9

Updated

September 201

Molecular Weight

20.18

Molecular Formula

Ne

Synonyms

Neon (ACGIH:OSHA)

Reviews

OrganizationStandardReference
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)Threshold Limit Value-Simple asphyxiantDTLVS* TLV/BEI,2013
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWENTOX* -,194,2005

Standards and Regulations

OrganizationStandardReference
Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) STANDARDASPHYXIANTS/GASESDTLWS* 3,24,1973
Occupational Exposure Limit IN ARGENTINA, BULGARIA, COLOMBIA, JORDAN check ACGIH TLV;
Occupational Exposure Limit IN SINGAPORE, VIETNAM check ACGIH TLV
Occupational Exposure Limit-BELGIUMAsphyxiant, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit-MEXICOSimple asphyxiant, 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit-NEW ZEALANDSimple asphyxiant, JAN2002
Occupational Exposure Limit-SWITZERLANDasphyxiant, JAN2011
Occupational Exposure Limit-SWITZERLANDMAK-week 10 ppm (50 mg/m3), carc 3, skin, JAN2011
simple asphyxiant-inert gases and vaporsCFRGBR 29,1926.55,1994

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code 50315; Number of Industries 4; Total Number of Facilities 135; Number of Occupations 9; Total Number of Employees Exposed 1417; Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 124
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974Hazard Code 50315; Number of Industries 8; Total Number of Facilities 949; Number of Occupations 11; Total Number of Employees Exposed 3155

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
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