CHEMICAL PROFILES|Chemical Profile

Chemical: HYDROFLUORIC ACID
CAS Number: 7664-39-3
Chemical Profile for HYDROFLUORIC ACID (CAS Number: 7664-39-3)

  • Human Health Hazards
    Health Hazard Reference(s)
    Recognized:--
    Suspected:Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicant KLAA
    Developmental Toxicant EPA-SARA
    Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicant RTECS
    Musculoskeletal Toxicant EPA-HEN OEHHA-CREL
    Neurotoxicant RTECS
    Reproductive Toxicant EPA-SARA
    Respiratory Toxicant ATSDR EPA-HEN HAZMAP KLAA LU OEHHA-AREL OEHHA-CREL RTECS
    Skin or Sense Organ Toxicant EPA-HEN HAZMAP KLAA OEHHA-AREL RTECS
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  • Hazard Rankings
    More hazardous than most chemicals in 7 out of 9 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 7 industries.
    Used in consumer products, building materials or furnishings that contribute to indoor air pollution.
    Used in pesticide products.
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  • Rank Chemicals by Reported Environmental Releases in the United States
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  • Regulatory Coverage
    On at least 9 federal regulatory lists.
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  • Basic Testing to Identify Chemical Hazards
    3 of 8 basic tests to identify chemical hazards have not been conducted on this chemical, or are 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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