1,1-Dichloroethane

CAS RN:75-34-3

NIOSH Recommendations

Recommended Exposure Limit: 10 Hour Time-Weighted Average: 100 ppm (400 mg/cu m).
NIOSH considers ethylene dichloride; hexachloroethane; 1,1,2,2-tetrachloroethane; and 1,1,2-trichloroethane; to be potential occupational carcinogens. Additionally, NIOSH recommends that ... 1,1-dichloroethane ... be treated in the workplace with caution because of ... structural similarity to the four chloroethanes shown to be carcinogenic in animals.
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