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109-113 in Chemical Agent Data Sheets, Volume 1. Edgewood Arsenal Special Report AD 0030. S. Department of the Army, Edgewood Arsenal, Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD. 36 Acute Exposure Guideline Levels Critical effect: Lethality threshold estimated as one-tenth of the LCt50 of 37,000 mg-min/m3 for monkeys exposed to BZ for 6-25 min. Time scaling: Data with which to assess the concentration-time relationship for BZ toxicity are not available. The experiments conducted by Ketchum and colleagues were of short durations; 6-8 min in animal studies and possibly no more than 5 min in tests with human volunteers.

76-92 in Five Lectures from the Years 1920-1923 [in German]. Berlin, Germany: Verlag von Julius Springer. L. 2007. Incapacitating Agents: Agent-BZ. Pp. 73-76 in Compendium of Chemical Warfare Agents. New York: Springer. HSDB (Hazardous Substance Data Bank) 2008. BZ CAS No. (6581-06-2). S. National Library of Medicine: Bethesda, MD [online]. HSDB [accessed Jan. 9, 2013]. S. 1963. The Human Assessment of BZ. CRDL Technical Memorandum 2029. S. Army Chemical Research and Development Laboratories, Edgewood Arsenal, MD.

07 ppm 18 Acute Exposure Guideline Levels 2. 1. Acute Lethality No data regarding lethality in humans following inhalation exposure to BZ are available. Lethal exposures for humans were estimated by Ketchum (1963) using several methods, including extrapolation from animals on the basis of body weight, extrapolation of the lethality ratio of BZ and atropine in animals to humans, and extrapolation from the ratio of physiologic effectiveness (parasympatholytic effects) between BZ and atropine in humans.

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