Carbon tetrachloride: health effects, incident management and toxicology

Information about carbon tetrachloride when responding to chemical incidents.


Carbon tetrachloride: incident management

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These documents provide information on the health effects of exposure to carbon tetrachloride (known as tetrachloromethane, perchloromethane, necatorina, benzinoform or tetrachlorocarbon), the chemical’s toxicity and material for responding to a chemical incident.

Updates to this page

Published 1 July 2014
Last updated 17 November 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated guidance.

  2. Updated carbon tetrachloride incident management guidance.

  3. First published.

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