Ethyl Chloride

Ethyl chloride, also called chloroethane, is a colorless gas at room temperature and pressure with a characteristically sharp odor. In pressurized containers, ethyl chloride exists as a liquid. However, the liquid evaporates quickly when exposed to air. It catches fire easily and is very dangerous when exposed to heat or flame. Ethyl chloride does not occur naturally in the environment. It is present in the environment as a result of human activity. Ethyl chloride is used in the production of ethyl cellulose, dyes, medicinal drugs, and other commercial chemicals and is used as a solvent and refrigerant. It was used in leaded gasoline, but strict government regulations have reduced this use dramatically.

Affygility Solutions has an occupational exposure limit (OEL) and control band assignment for this active pharmaceutical ingredient (API). This monograph also contains the acceptable daily exposure (ADE) value.

Ethyl Chloride

CAS Registry Number:
75-00-3
Cost:
$679 USD

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Why do you need this OEL Fastrac monograph?

OEL Fastrac monographs are a cost-effective and convenient way to meet the requirements for PDEs (ADEs) contained in the EMA Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities (EMA/CHMP/CVMP/SWP/169430/2012), as well as PIC/S and ANVISA requirements, and to obtain the following information:

  • The numerical OEL and control band assignment needed to determine the level of required engineering controls and personal protective equipment
  • A listing of all cited references utilized in the derivation of the OEL and ADE
  • An expert review and discussion with respect to the critical endpoints of concern, the rationale for the choice of endpoints, and dose that is to be used in the derivation of the ADE (PDE), as required by the EMA's Guideline on setting health-based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities

Benefits of OEL Fastrac monographs

  • Fully documented. 10-12 pages in length, with calculations and cited references.
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