Health protection – guidance

Carbon tetrachloride: properties, incident management and toxicology

Information on carbon tetrachloride, also called tetrachloromethane, perchloromethane, necatorina, benzinoform or tetrachlorocarbon, for responding to chemical incidents.

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Carbon tetrachloride: properties, incident management and toxicology

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Carbon tetrachloride: general information

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Carbon tetrachloride: incident management

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Carbon tetrachloride: toxicological overview

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This guide to carbon tetrachloride, also called tetrachloromethane, perchloromethane, necatorina, benzinoform or tetrachlorocarbon, includes information on:

  • its properties and effects on health following exposure
  • how to respond to a chemical incident
  • its toxicology