CHEMICAL PROFILES|Chemical Profile

Chemical: TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE
CAS Number: 584-84-9
Chemical Profile for TOLUENE-2,4-DIISOCYANATE (CAS Number: 584-84-9)

  • Human Health Hazards
    Health Hazard Reference(s)
    Recognized:Carcinogen P65-MC
    Suspected:Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicant LADO MALA
    Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicant DOSS EPA-HEN RTECS
    Immunotoxicant EEC HAZMAP SNCI
    Neurotoxicant EPA-HEN RTECS
    Respiratory Toxicant EEC EPA-HEN HAZMAP OEHHA-CREL RTECS
    Skin or Sense Organ Toxicant EPA-HEN HAZMAP KLAA RTECS
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  • Hazard Rankings
    More hazardous than most chemicals in 5 out of 8 ranking systems.
    Ranked as one of the most hazardous compounds (worst 10%) to human health.
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  • Chemical Use Profile
    This is a high volume chemical with production exceeding 1 million pounds annually in the U.S.
    Used in at least 5 industries.
    Used in consumer products, building materials or furnishings that contribute to indoor air pollution.
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  • Regulatory Coverage
    On at least 6 federal regulatory lists.
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  • Basic Testing to Identify Chemical Hazards
    1 of 8 basic tests to identify chemical hazards has not been conducted on this chemical, or is not publicly available according to US EPA's 1998 hazard data availability study.
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  • Information Needed for Safety Assessment
    Lacks at least some of the data required for safety assessment.
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  • Notes
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