The DFG has recently published a series of MAK value documentations in which the toxicological profiles of the following chemicals were reviewed.

  • aniline
  • 2-butoxyethanol
  • mineral oils (severely refined)
  • 1-nitropropane
  • 2-phenoxyethanol
  • triethanolamine

MAK values (occupational exposure levels) were derived, where possible.

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (2019). MAK Value Documentations. The MAK Collection for Occupational Health and Safety 2019, Vol 4, No 1. Available at:


The above items were taken from the March 2019 issue of Toxicology and Regulatory News which is sent automatically to members of bibra.

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