Chlorine Quickview (CASRN 7782-50-5)
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Status of Data for Chlorine
File First On-Line: 06/01/1994; Last Significant Revision: 06/01/1994
Chlorine Source Documents
Chronic Health Hazard Assessments for Noncarcinogenic Effects
* The Point of Departure listed serves as a basis from which the Oral RfD was derived. See Discussion of Conversion Factors and Assumptions for more details.
Not Assessed under the IRIS Program.
Carcinogenicity Assessment for Lifetime Exposure
Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Oral Exposure
Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Inhalation Exposure