Criteria for a recommended standard... occupational exposure to 1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane.
This report presents the criteria and the recommended standard based thereon which were prepared to meet the need for preventing occupational disease or injury arising from exposure to 1,1,2,2- tetrachloroethane (79345). The recommendations for the standard include sections on environmental, medical, labeling and posting, personal protective equipment, hazard information, work practices, sanitation, and monitoring and recordkeeping requirements. The standard is based on the biologic effects of exposure, environmental data and engineering controls, previous standards, and work practices. Appendices are included on sampling methods, analytical methods, material safety data sheet, and the physical and chemical properties of 1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane.