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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Peroxydisulfuric acid, diammonium salt

RTECS #

SE0350000

CAS #

7727-54-0

Updated

September 201

Molecular Weight

228.22

Molecular Formula

O8S2·2H4N

Synonyms

Ammonium peroxydisulfate
Ammonium persulfate
Diammonium peroxydisulfate
Diammonium peroxydisulphate
Diammonium persulfate
Persulfate d'ammonium (French)

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
oral/rat lethal dose (50 percent kill): 689 mg/kg85INA8 5,468,1986

Other Multiple Dose Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
inhalation/rat lowest published toxic concentration: 3800 µg/m3/23H/7D- intermittentLung, Thorax, or Respiration: Changes in lung weight

Nutritional and Gross Metabolic: Weight loss or decreased weight gain

Biochemical: Metabolism (intermediary): Other proteins
TXAPA9 63,257,1982

Reviews

OrganizationStandardReference
American Conference of Governmental Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH)Threshold Limit Value-time-weighted average 0.1 mg(S2O8)/m3DTLVS* TLV/BEI,2013
TOXICOLOGY REVIEWFCTOD7 47,1287,2009

Standards and Regulations

OrganizationStandardReference
Occupational Exposure Limit-AUSTRALIAceiling concentration 0.01 mg/m3, JUL2008
Occupational Exposure Limit-BELGIUMtime-weighted average 0.1 mg/m3, MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit-PERUtime-weighted average 0,1 mg/m3, JUL2005
Occupational Exposure Limit-THE NETHERLANDSMAC-TGG 1 mg/m3, 2003

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code 06175; Number of Industries 145; Total Number of Facilities 14638; Number of Occupations 100; Total Number of Employees Exposed 249578; Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 81412
National Occupational Hazard Survey 1974Hazard Code 06175; Number of Industries 43; Total Number of Facilities 3573; Number of Occupations 44; Total Number of Employees Exposed 55378

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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