Science Inventory

IRIS Toxicological Review of Hydrogen Cyanide and Cyanide Salts (Final Report)

Citation:

U.S. EPA. IRIS Toxicological Review of Hydrogen Cyanide and Cyanide Salts (Final Report). U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, EPA/635/R-08/016F, 2010.

Impact/Purpose:

Cyanide compounds are used in a number of industrial processes including mining, electroplating, metallurgy, chemical manufacturing, and photography because these compounds can form stable complexes with a range of metals.

Description:

EPA has finalized the Toxicological Review of Hydrogen Cyanide and Cyanide Salts: in support of the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS). Now final, this assessment may be used by EPA’s program and regional offices to inform decisions to protect human health.

URLs/Downloads:

IRIS Toxicological Review for Hydrogen Cyanide and Cyanide Salts   (PDF,153 pp, 926 KB,  about PDF)

IRIS Summary for Hydrogen Cyanide and Cyanide Salts   (PDF,26 pp, 211 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (IRIS ASSESSMENT)
Product Published Date: 09/28/2010
Record Last Revised: 02/02/2017
OMB Category: Influential
Record ID: 227766