Acrylonitrile

CAS RN:107-13-1

Range of Toxicity

A) TOXICITY: The lowest published lethal concentration in humans is 1 g/m(3) for 1 hour. The lowest published toxic concentration for a human is 16 ppm for 20 minutes. No deleterious effects were reported in human volunteers exposed to 5.4 to 10.9 mg/m(3) (2.4 to 5 ppm) for 8 hours. CHILD: A 10-year-old girl died about 4 hours after an application of about 50 mL of an acrylonitrile formulation to treat head lice.
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