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Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS)

Sulfuryl chloride

RTECS #

WT4870000

CAS #

7791-25-5

Updated

September 199

Molecular Weight

134.96

Molecular Formula

Cl2O2S

Synonyms

Sulfonyl chloride
Sulfuric oxychloride
Sulphuric acid dichloride

Tumorigenic Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
skin/mouse lowest published toxic dose: 2850 mg/kg/1Y- intermittentTumorigenic: Equivocal tumorigenic agent by RTECS criteria

Skin and Appendages: Tumors
GISAAA 47(7),9,1982

Acute Toxicity Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
inhalation/rat lethal concentration (50 percent kill): 159 ppm/4HTOXID9 3,62,1983

Other Multiple Dose Data and References

Route/OrganismDoseEffectReference
inhalation/rat lowest published toxic concentration: 10 ppm/6H/2W- intermittentLung, Thorax, or Respiration: Changes in lung weight

Blood: Pigmented or nucleated red blood cells

Blood: Changes in erythrocyte (RBC) count
TOXID9 3,62,1983

NIOSH Documentation and Surveillance

OrganizationStandardReference
National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983Hazard Code X4088; Number of Industries 2; Total Number of Facilities 33; Number of Occupations 2; Total Number of Employees Exposed 2256; Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 657

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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