Chemical: SELENIUM
CAS Number: 7782-49-2
Chemical Profile for SELENIUM (CAS Number: 7782-49-2)

  • Human Health Hazards
    Health Hazard Reference(s)
    Suspected:Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicant KLAA OEHHA-CREL
    Developmental Toxicant EPA-SARA
    Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicant OEHHA-CREL
    Kidney Toxicant MERCK
    Musculoskeletal Toxicant EPA-HEN
    Neurotoxicant DAN EPA-HEN OEHHA-CREL
    Reproductive Toxicant EPA-SARA FRAZIER HAZMAP
    Respiratory Toxicant EPA-HEN HAZMAP NEME
    Skin or Sense Organ Toxicant ATSDR EPA-HEN
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  • Hazard Rankings
    More hazardous than most chemicals in 5 out of 9 ranking systems.
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  • Chemical Use Profile
    Used in at least 1 industry.
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  • Rank Chemicals by Reported Environmental Releases in the United States
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  • Regulatory Coverage
    On at least 7 federal regulatory lists.
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  • Basic Testing to Identify Chemical Hazards
    Information on whether basic tests to identify chemical hazards have been conducted on this chemical is not available in US EPA's 1998 hazard data availability study.
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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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