Hydrazine


Subject:
Pollutants & Toxic Substances , Health & Medical Disciplines , Cleanup & Treatment , Toxicology

Description:
Collection of documents about the toxicology and health effects of exposure to hydrazines, "colorless liquids that are used in rocket fuels, chemical manufacturing, and as boiler water treatments. Exposure to hydrazines may cause nervous system effects, as well as liver and kidney damage." Includes the February 2008 health advisory "Potential Health Effects Associated With Hydrazine and Satellite Reentry." From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Publisher:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Language:
English

Source:
http://emergency.cdc.gov/agent/hydrazine/


PID= res:lii-25532