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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Nitrocellulose

RTECS #

QW0970000

CAS #

9004-70-0

Updated

November 2007

Molecular Weight

N/R

Molecular Formula

N/R

Synonyms

C 2018
CA 80-15
Celex
Celloidin
Cellulose nitrate
Cellulose tetranitrate
Cellulose, nitrate (9CI)
Collodion
Collodion cotton
Collodion wool
Colloxylin
Corial EM finish F
E 1440
Flexible collodion
FM-Nts
Guncotton
HX 3/5
Kodak LR 115
LR 115
Nitrocellulose E950
Nitrocotton
Nitron
Nitron (nitrocellulose)
Nixon N/C
NTs 218
NTs 222
NTs 539
NTs 542
NTs 62
Parlodion
Pyralin
Pyroxylin
R.S.Nitrocellulose
RF 10
RS
Soluble gun cotton
Synpor
Tsapolak 964
Xyloidin

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
oral/mouse lethal dose (50 percent kill): >5 gm/kgTXAPA9 33,159,1975
oral/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): >5 gm/kgTXAPA9 33,159,1975

Reviews

OrganizationStandardReference
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWNTIS** AD778-725
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWENTOX* -,238,2005

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code 81779; Number of Industries 259; Total Number of Facilities 50531; Number of Occupations 156; Total Number of Employees Exposed 712600; Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 115799
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974Hazard Code T0186; Number of Industries 18; Total Number of Facilities 1058; Number of Occupations 15; Total Number of Employees Exposed 3797
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974Hazard Code 81779; Number of Industries 317; Total Number of Facilities 74092; Number of Occupations 155; Total Number of Employees Exposed 668421

Status in Federal Agencies

OrganizationReference
EPA TSCA Section 8(b) CHEMICAL INVENTORY
EPA TSCA Section 8(d) unpublished health/safety studies
EPA TSCA TEST SUBMISSION (TSCATS) DATA BASE, JANUARY 2001
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