CHEMICAL PROFILES|Chemical Profile

Chemical: LEAD
CAS Number: 7439-92-1
Chemical Profile for LEAD (CAS Number: 7439-92-1)

  • Human Health Hazards
    Health Hazard Reference(s)
    Recognized:Carcinogen P65
    Developmental Toxicant P65
    Reproductive Toxicant P65
    Suspected:Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicant BENO EPA-HEN HAZMAP KLAA KRIS LADO MALA STAC
    Endocrine Toxicant BRUC IL-EPA KEIT WWF
    Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicant EPA-HEN RTECS STAC
    Immunotoxicant IPCS
    Kidney Toxicant EPA-HEN HAZMAP KLAA LAND MERCK STAC
    Neurotoxicant DAN EPA-HEN EPA-SARA FELD HAZMAP KLAA LU RTECS STAC
    Respiratory Toxicant NEME
    Skin or Sense Organ Toxicant KLAA
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  • Hazard Rankings
    More hazardous than most chemicals in 11 out of 11 ranking systems.
    Ranked as one of the most hazardous compounds (worst 10%) to ecosystems and 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 6 industries.
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  • Regulatory Coverage
    On at least 8 federal regulatory lists.
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  • Basic Testing to Identify Chemical Hazards
    Comprehensive evaluation of hazards has been conducted to establish a National Ambient Air Quality Standard.
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  • Information Needed for Safety Assessment
    Possesses all the data required for safety assessment.
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  • Links
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  • Notes
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