Accession Number:

AD0755358

Title:

Toxic Hazards Research Unit Annual Technical Report: 1972

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 1971-May 1972

Corporate Author:

SYSTEMED CORP DAYTON OH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

164.0

Abstract:

The activities of the Toxic Hazards Research Unit THRU for the period of June 1971 through May 1972 are reviewed in this report. Acute inhalation toxicity experiments were conducted on hydrogen chloride HCl gas and aerosol, ethyl bromide C2H5Br, hydrogen bromide HBr, hydrogen sulfide H2S, ammonia NH3, chlorine CL2, and silane SiH4. Subacute toxicity studies were conducted on chlorine pentafluoride ClF5, dichloromethane CH2Cl2 and coal tar volatiles. Further toxicity studies of subacute and chronic responses to inhaled monomethylhydrazine MMH are also described.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE