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Regulations, Recommendations, and Assessments Extracted From RTECS – A Subfile of the Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances.

September 1986
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 86-120
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This document is a subfile to the Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances (RTECS) for the use of those who have need of a convenient reference to specialized information. No toxicity data are included. The following criteria were used to select entries for the subfile: OSHA Standards; MSHA Standards; DOT Shipping and/or Labeling Regulations; NIOSH Recommendations; ACGIH Threshold Limit Values; IARC assessments indicating positive or suspected carcinogenic activity in animals and/or man; and NTP positive carcinogenesis test results. Substances are listed in alphabetical order of the prime entry name with cross reference included in the appendixes rather than embedded in the text. Included in the subfile are the RTECS Accession Number, Chemical Abstract Service Registry Number, prime chemical name, synonyms, and data lines which meet selection criteria listed above. A total of 4,284 chemical substances are listed. Sponsored by National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio.