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1.0000 ICSC 0237 - bis(CHLOROMETHYL) ETHER
    10-09-18, http://www.inchem.org/documents/icsc/icsc/eics0237.htm
    Summary: Transportation UN Classification UN Hazard Class: 6.1; UN Subsidiary Risks: 3; Carriage by some modes of transport is prohibited. Routes of exposure The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its vapour, through the skin and by ingestion. Effects of short-term exposure The substance is corrosive to the eyes, skin and respiratory tract.

1.0000 Bis(chloromethyl)ether and Chloromethyl Methyl Ether (technical-grade) (Suppl7)
    10-09-18, http://www.inchem.org/documents/iarc/suppl7/bis(chloromethyl)ether.html
    Summary: Numerous epidemiological studies [ref: 1-9] and case reports [ref: 10-13] from around the world have demonstrated that workers exposed to chloromethyl methyl ether and/or bis(chloromethyl)ether have an increased risk for lung cancer. 3. DeFonso, L.R. & Kelton, S.C., Jr (1976) Lung cancer following exposure to chloromethyl methyl ether. 5. Pasternack, B.S. & Shore, R.E. (1981) Lung cancer following exposure to chloromethyl ethers.