1,2-Dichloropropane - ToxFAQs™ : CAS#: 78-87-5
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      This fact sheet answers the most frequently asked health questions about 1,2-dichloropropane. For more information, you may call the ATSDR Information Center at 1-888-422-8737. This fact sheet is one in a series of summaries about hazardous substances and their health effects. It is important you understand this information because this substance may harm you. The effects of exposure to any hazardous substance depend on the dose, the duration, how you are exposed, personal traits and habits, and whether other chemicals are present. 1,2-Dichloropropane is primarily used to make other chlorinated chemicals. Exposure to high levels of 1,2-dichloropropane can damage the liver, kidneys, blood, and lungs, and affect the brain. It has been found at 26 of the 1,177 National Priorities List sites identified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). tfacts134.pdf
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