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Atrazine

Synonyms & Trade Names
2-Chloro-4-ethylamino-6-isopropylamino-s-triazine; 6-Chloro-N-ethyl-N'- (1-methylethyl)-1,3,5-triazine-2,4-diamine
CAS No.
1912-24-9
RTECS No.
XY5600000
DOT ID & Guide
2763 151 (triazine pesticide)
Formula
C8H14ClN5
Conversion
IDLH
N.D.
See: IDLH INDEX
Exposure Limits
NIOSH REL
: TWA 5 mg/m3
OSHA PEL
: none
Measurement Methods

NIOSH 5602 , 8315
See: NMAM or OSHA Methods
Physical Description
Colorless or white, odorless, crystalline powder. [herbicide]
MW:
215.7
BP:
Decomposes
MLT: 340°F
Sol:
0.003%
VP:
0.0000003 mmHg
IP:
NA
Sp.Gr:
1.19
Fl.P:
NA
UEL:
NA
LEL:
NA
Noncombustible Solid, but may be mixed with flammable liquids.
Incompatibilities & Reactivities
Strong acids, strong bases
Exposure Routes
inhalation, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
Symptoms
irritation eyes, skin; dermatitis, sensitization skin; dyspnea (breathing difficulty), lassitude (weakness, exhaustion), incoordination, salivation; hypothermia; liver injury
Target Organs
Eyes, skin, respiratory system, central nervous system, liver
Personal Protection/Sanitation
(See protection codes)
Skin: Prevent skin contact
Eyes: Prevent eye contact
Wash skin: When contaminated
Remove: When wet or contaminated
Change: Daily
Provide: Eyewash, Quick drench
First Aid
(See procedures)
Eye: Irrigate immediately
Skin: Soap wash immediately
Breathing: Respiratory support
Swallow: Medical attention immediately
Respirator Recommendations

Not available.

Important additional information about respirator selection

See also: INTRODUCTION   See ICSC CARD: 0099
 
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