||Initial Submission: Letters regarding Adverse Health Effects Suffered Employees Exposed to Phthalic Anhydride with Cover Letter dated 09/29/1992.
||Union Carbide Corp., Danbury, CT.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Toxic Substances.
Health effects ;
Phthalic anhydride ;
Case report ;
Primary eye irritation ;
CAS No 85-44-9
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Allergy and sensitivity: True allergic manifestions have not been seen. Acquired sensitivity is our present explanation for the observed increase in symptoms following repeated exposure. Observation also indicates that once a man develops sensitivity he retains it.