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Zinc sulfide

RTECS #: ZH5400000

CAS #: 1314-98-3


UPDATE: February 2008 MW: 97.43 MF: SZn


NOTE:

TABLE OF CONTENTS:
  1. SYNONYMS:
  2. ACUTE TOXICITY DATA:
  3. OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA:
  4. STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:
  5. NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:
  6. STATUS IN FEDERAL AGENCIES:
  7. REFERENCES:

SYNONYMS:

  1. Albalith
  2. C.I. Pigment White 7
  3. Cleartran
  4. Irtran 2
  5. Pigment White 7
  1. Sachtolith
  2. Sachtolith HD - S
  3. Zinc monosulfide
  4. Zinc sulphide


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
N/R N/R N/R N/R


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
inhalation
rat
lethal concentration (50 percent kill): >5,040 mg/m3/4 hour Lung, Thorax, or Respiration: Other changes

Skin and Appendages: Other: Hair
RCCRC* NOTOX1072,1989
oral
mouse
lowest published lethal dose: 1,000 mg/kg Brain and Coverings: Changes in circulation

Behavioral: Convulsions or effect on seizure threshold

Vascular: Other changes
TPKVAL 4,125,1962
oral
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): >2 gm/kg N/R RCCRC* NOTOX1072/1332,1989
skin
rat
lethal dose (50 percent kill): >2 gm/kg N/R RCCRC* NOTOX1072/1333,1989


OTHER MULTIPLE DOSE DATA AND REFERENCES:

ROUTE/
ORGANISM
DOSE
EFFECT

REFERENCE
oral
rat
lowest published toxic dose: 36,500 mg/kg/1 year- intermittent Blood: Changes in leukocyte (WBC) count TPKVAL 4,125,1962


REVIEWS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

N/R N/R N/R


STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD
REFERENCE

Occupational Exposure Limit - RUSSIA short term exposure limit 5 mg/m3, JUN2003


NIOSH DOCUMENTATION AND SURVEILLANCE:

ORGANIZATION STANDARD or SURVEY
REFERENCE

National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983 National Occupational Exposure Survey 1983: Hazard Code: 82214;
Number of Industries 33;
Total Number of Facilities 2,363;
Number of Occupations 44;
Total Number of Employees Exposed 56,944;
Total Number of Female Employees Exposed 21,688


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

RCCRC* Research and Consulting Company, Technical Reports. (RCC NOTOX B.V., Hambakenwetering 7, 5231 DD 's-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands)
TPKVAL Toksikologiya Novykh Promyshlennykh Khimicheskikh Veshchestv. Toxicology of New Industrial Chemical Substances. For English translation, see TNICS*. (Izdatel'stvo Meditsina, Moscow, USSR) No.1- 1961-

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