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Toxicological information

Direct observations: clinical cases, poisoning incidents and other

Administrative data

Endpoint:
direct observations: clinical cases, poisoning incidents and other
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
supporting study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Individual study

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Bronchial Asthma and Asthmatic Brochitis in the Chemical Industry
Author:
Lerner R
Year:
1955
Bibliographic source:
Industrial Medicine and Surgery 24, 454-458

Materials and methods

Study type:
other: survey
Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline available
Principles of method if other than guideline:
Survey of health effects in exposed workers
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Phosphorus trichloride
EC Number:
231-749-3
EC Name:
Phosphorus trichloride
Cas Number:
7719-12-2
Molecular formula:
Cl3P
IUPAC Name:
lambda6-phosphorus(3+) trichloride

Results and discussion

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Executive summary:

The author mentions phosphorus trichloride as a potential cause of occupational asthma.