Acetone cyanohydrin, as CN

CAS Number


Last Revised


TWA Limit




Ceiling Limit

1 ppm

Notes & Notations
  • ACGIH Skin - Contributes to exposure by the skin route
Basis of B.C. Exposure Limit
Minimize the potential for:
  • Eye and throat irritation
  • Nausea
  • Headache
  • Hypoxia / cyanosis
  • Thyroid enlargement (chronic exposure)
  • Note: There may be other potential health effects; refer to ACGIH TLV Documentation and other relevant references.
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