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ACUTE EXPOSURE INFORMATION
- Inhalation of vapors, the major route of exposure, causes systemic effects; it is also toxic by ingestion and skin absorption. Epichlorohydrin is a strong irritant to skin, producing burning, itching, deep pain, redness, swelling, burns and blisters, and to the eyes and respiratory system. Exposure may result in nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, shortness of breath, cyanosis, dizziness and suffocation. Effects may be delayed for several hours.
- Epichlorohydrin is toxic to kidneys. Central nervous system and respiratory depression are possible.
- There have been few serious reactions to epichlorohydrin following industrial exposures. Repeated, chronic exposure may damage lung, liver and kidney, with symptoms of enervation, dermatitis and disturbances in the stomach and kidneys.
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