Chlorinated diphenyl oxide
Synonyms & Trade Names
DOT ID & Guide
See: IDLH INDEX
NIOSH RELTWA 0.5 mg/m3
OSHA PELTWA 0.5 mg/m3
Physical DescriptionAppearance and odor vary depending upon the specific compound.
Molecular WeightProperties vary depending upon the specific compound.
Incompatibilities & ReactivitiesStrong oxidizers
Exposure Routesinhalation, ingestion, skin and/or eye contact
SymptomsAcne-form dermatitis, liver damage
Target OrgansSkin, liver
Personal Protection/Sanitation(See protection codes)
Skin:Prevent skin contact
Eyes:Prevent eye contact
Wash skin:When contaminated
Remove:When wet or contaminated
First Aid(See procedures)
Skin:Soap wash promptly
Swallow:Medical attention immediately
Up to 5 mg/m3:
(APF = 10) Any supplied-air respirator
(APF = 50) Any self-contained breathing apparatus with a full facepiece
Emergency or planned entry into unknown concentrations or IDLH conditions:
(APF = 10,000) Any self-contained breathing apparatus that has a full facepiece and is operated in a pressure-demand or other positive-pressure mode
(APF = 10,000) Any supplied-air respirator that has a full facepiece and is operated in a pressure-demand or other positive-pressure mode in combination with an auxiliary self-contained positive-pressure breathing apparatus
(APF = 50) Any air-purifying, full facepiece respirator (gas mask) with a chin-style, front- or back-mounted organic vapor and acid gas canister having an N100, R100, or P100 filter.
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Any appropriate escape-type, self-contained breathing apparatus
- Page last reviewed:April 11, 2016
- Page last updated:April 11, 2016
- Content source:
- National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Education and Information Division