1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane

CAS RN:79-34-5

Range of Toxicity

A) The acute lethal dose in humans is 500 to 5000 mg/kg. Inhalation of 20,000 ppm for 60 minutes will result in surgical anesthesia and possibly death.
B) Based on effects caused in monkeys and rats, the following effects are expected in humans: 20,000 ppm for 60 minutes, coma and possibly death; 10,000 ppm for 30 minutes, marked incoordination; 2000 ppm for 5 minutes, disturbance of equilibrium.
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