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Styrene, m - methyl -

RTECS #: WL5075800

CAS #: 100-80-1


UPDATE: February 2009 MW: 118.19 MF: C9H10


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. MUTATION DATA:
  3. REVIEWS:
  4. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  5. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  6. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. 1 - Ethenyl - 3 - methylbenzene
  2. 1 - Methyl - 3 - vinylbenzene
  3. 3 - Methylstyrene
  4. 3 - Vinyltoluene
  1. Benzene, 1 - ethenyl - 3 - methyl - (9CI)
  2. m - Methylstyrene
  3. m - Vinyltoluene


SKIN AND EYE IRRITATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


MUTATION DATA AND REFERENCES:

SYSTEM TEST ROUTE/
ORGANISM/
TISSUE
DOSE REFERENCE
sister chromatid exchange human lymphocyte 1 mmol/L MUREAV 116,379,1983


REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


TUMORIGENIC DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


ACUTE TOXICITY DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
N/R
N/R N/R N/R


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Human Inadequate Evidence IMEMDT 60,373,1994
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Animal Sufficient Evidence IMEMDT 60,373,1994
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Cancer Review Group 3 IMEMDT 60,373,1994


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Occupational Exposure Limit - BELGIUM time-weighted average 50 ppm (246 mg/m3), short term exposure limit 100 ppm(490 mg/m3), MAR2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - DENMARK time-weighted average 25 ppm (120 mg/m3), OCT 2002
Occupational Exposure Limit - GERMANY MAK 490 mg/m3 (100 mL/m3), 2005
Occupational Exposure Limit - MEXICO time-weighted average 50 ppm (240 mg/m3);
short term exposure limit 100 ppm (485 mg/m3), 2004
Occupational Exposure Limit - SWITZERLAND MAK- week 50 ppm (240 mg/m3),KZG- week 100 ppm (480 mg/m3), dayEC2006


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

N/R N/R N/R


STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:

ORGANIZATION
REFERENCE

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


REFERENCES:

CODEN
REFERENCE

IMEMDT IARC Monographs on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risk of Chemicals to Man. (WHO Publications Centre USA, 49 Sheridan Ave., Albany, NY 12210) V.1- 1972-
MUREAV Mutation Research. (Elsevier Science Pub. B.V., POB 211, 1000 AE Amsterdam, Netherlands) V.1- 1964-

RTECS Compound Description:
   Tumorigen
   Mutagen
   Human Data

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