IRIS

Calcium cyanide

CASRN 592-01-8

The assessment summary for calcium cyanide is based on the Toxicological Review for Hydrogen Cyanide and Cyanide Salts (see related topics). The RfD value for calcium cyanide is presented in Section I.A.3 of the IRIS Summary as well as Section 5.1.3 of the toxicological review.

Health Hazard Assessments for Effects Other than Cancer

Reference Dose for Oral Exposure (RfD) (PDF) (27 pp, 243 K) last updated: 09/28/2010

System RfD (mg/kg-day) Basis PoD Composite UF Confidence
1 x 10-3 Decreased cauda epididymis weight in male F344/N rats. The RfD for cyanide, free is presented in section I.A.3 of the hydrogen cyanide and cyanide salts IRIS Summary.

 


Reference Concentration for Inhalation Exposure (RfC) (PDF) (27 pp, 243 K)
Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

 

Cancer Assessment

Weight of Evidence for Cancer (PDF) (27 pp, 243 K)
Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Oral Exposure (PDF) (27 pp, 243 K)

Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

Quantitative Estimate of Carcinogenic Risk from Inhalation Exposure (PDF) (27 pp, 243 K)

Not assessed under the IRIS Program.

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