Health and Environmental Effects Profile for 2-Methylaniline and 2-Methylaniline Hydrochloride

The report was prepared to support listings of hazardous constituents of a wide range of waste streams and to provide health-related limits for emergency actions. Published literature and information obtained from EPA program office files were evaluated as they pertained to potential human health, aquatic life and environmental effects of hazardous waste constituents. Quantitative estimates have been presented, provided sufficient data are available. 2-Methylaniline and 2-methylaniline hydrochloride have been evaluated as carcinogens, and their human carcinogen potency factors for oral exposure were calculated. The Reportable Quantity value, based on chronic toxicity, for 2-methylaniline and 2-methylaniline hydrochloride is 1,000 pounds.

Citation

U.S. EPA. Health and Environmental Effects Profile for 2-Methylaniline and 2-Methylaniline Hydrochloride. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C., EPA/600/X-87/092 (NTIS PB89120281), 1987.