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Vinyl acetate Quickview (CASRN 108-05-4)

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Status of Data for Vinyl acetate

File First On-Line: 10/01/1990; Last Significant Revision: 10/01/1990

Category (section)
Status
Last Revised
Oral RfD Assessment No data
Inhalation RfC Assessment On-line 10/01/1990
Carcinogenicity Assessment No data
Under Re-Assessment
Synonyms
  • 108-05-4
  • Acetate de vinyle [French]
  • Acetato de vinilo [Spanish]
  • Acetic acid, ethenyl ester
  • Acetic acid vinyl ester
  • 1-Acetoxyethylene
  • Ethenyl acetate
  • HSDB 190
  • Octan winylu [Polish]
  • Vac
  • Vinyl acetate, inhibited
  • more...
Vinyl acetate Source Documents
Chronic Health Hazard Assessments for Noncarcinogenic Effects

Reference Dose for Chronic Oral Exposure (RfD)

Not Assessed under the IRIS Program.

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Reference Concentration for Chronic Inhalation Exposure (RfC)

Critical Effect
Point of Departure*
UF RfC
Nasal epithelial lesions NOAEL (HEC): 5 mg/m3 30 2x10-1 mg/m3

* The Point of Departure listed serves as a basis from which the Inhalation RfC was derived. See Discussion of Conversion Factors and Assumptions for more details.

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Carcinogenicity Assessment for Lifetime Exposure

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Oral Exposure

  • Not Assessed under the IRIS Program.

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Inhalation Exposure

  • Not Assessed under the IRIS Program.

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