Section 25805 - Specific Regulatory Levels: Chemicals Causing Reproductive Toxicity (California Code of Regulations)

§ 25805. Specific Regulatory Levels: Chemicals Causing Reproductive Toxicity

(a) Exposure to a chemical at a level which does not exceed the level set forth in subsection (b) for such chemical has no observable effect assuming exposure at one thousand (1,000) times that level.

(b)

Chemical Name Level (micrograms/day)
Acrylamide 140
Atrazine 100 (oral)
Avermectin B1 4.4
Benzene 24 (oral)
   49 (inhalation)
Bisphenol A (BPA) 3 (dermal exposure from solid materials)
Butyl Benzyl Phthalate (BBP) 1,200 (oral)
Cadmium 4.1 (oral)
Chlorpyrifos 0.58 (oral and inhalation)
Chlorpyrifos 7.2 (dermal)
Chromium (hexavalent compounds) 8.2 (oral)
Cyanide Salts that readily dissociate in   
solution (expressed as cyanide) 9.8 (oral)
2,4-Diamino-6-chloro-s-triazine (DACT) 100 (oral)
2,4-D butyric acid (2,4-DB, 2,4-   
dichlorophenoxybutyric acid) 910
1,2-Dibromo-3-chloropropane (DBCP) 4.3 (inhalation)
   3.1 (oral)
Des-ethyl atrazine (DEA) 100 (oral)
Des-isopropyl atrazine (DIA) 100 (oral)
Di(n-butyl)phthalate (DBP) 8.7
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP),   
for intravenous exposures only 4200 (adults)
   600 (infant boys, age 29
   days-24 months)
   210 (neonatal infant
   boys, age 0-28 days)
   [Levels for male children
   and adolescents can be
   calculated by application
   of the default body-
   weights specified in
   Title 27, California Code
   of Regulations, Section
   25703(a)(8) to the
   procedure specified in
   Title 27, California Code
   of Regulations, Sections
   25801 and 25803]
Di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP),   
for oral exposures only 410 (adults)
   58 (infant boys, age 29
   days-24 months)
   20 (neonatal infant boys,
   age 0-28 days)
   [Levels for male children
   and adolescents can be
   calculated by application
   of the default body-
   weights specified in
   Title 27, California Code
   of Regulations, Section
   25703(a)(8) to the
   procedure specified in
   Title 27, California Code
   of Regulations, Sections
   25801 and 25803]
Di-n-hexyl phthalate (DnHP) 2200 (oral)
Di-isodecyl phthalate (DIDP) 2200
m-Dinitrobenzene 38 (oral)
Disodium cyanodithioimidocarbonate 56 (oral)
   [170 (oral) as
   32% pesticidal
   formulation]
Ethyl dipropylthiocarbamate 700 (oral and
   inhalation)
   6700 (dermal)
Ethylene glycol (ingested) 8,700 (oral)
Ethylene glycol monoethyl ether (EGEE) 750 (oral)
   960 (inhalation)
Ethylene glycol monoethyl ether acetate   
(EGEEA) 1100 (oral)
   1400 (inhalation)
Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether 63 (oral)
Ethylene glycol monomethyl ether   
acetate 98 (oral)
Ethylene oxide 20
Hydramethylnon 120 (oral)
Hydrogen cyanide 10 (oral)
Lead 0.5
Linuron 460
Metham Sodium 290
Methanol 47,000 (inhalation)
   23,000 (oral)
Methyl bromide as a structural   
fumigant 810 (inhalation)
n-Hexane 28,000 (oral)
   20,000 (inhalation)
N-Methylpyrrolidone 3200 (inhalation)
   17000 (dermal)
Potassium dimethyldithiocarbamate 720
Potassium cyanide 25 (oral)
Propazine 100 (oral)
Quizalofop ethyl 590
Simazine 100 (oral)
Sodium cyanide 19 (oral)
Sodium dimethyldithiocarbamate 23 (oral)
   [58 (oral) as 40%
   pesticidal
   formulation]
Sulfur dioxide 10000
Thiophanate-methyl 600 (oral)
Toluene 7000

(c) Unless a specific level is otherwise provided in this section, an assessment by an agency of the state or federal government that is the substantial equivalent of the assessment described in subsection (a) of Section 25803, and establishes a maximum allowable dose level in the manner provided in paragraph (b)(1) of Section 25801, shall constitute the allowable dose level having no observable effect within the meaning of Section 25249.10(c) of the Act.

(1. New section filed 2-24-88 as an emergency; operative 2-27-88 (Register 88, No. 11). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL within 120 days or emergency language will be repealed on 6-27-88. 2. New section refiled 6-27-88 as an emergency; operative 6-27-88 (Register 88, No. 27). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL within 120 days or emergency language will be repealed on 10-25-88. 3. New section refiled 10-17-88 as an emergency; operative 10-25-88 (Register 88, No. 44). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL within 120 days or emergency language will be repealed on 2-22-89. 4. New section refiled 2-21-89 as an emergency; operative 2-22-89 (Register 89, No. 10). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL within 120 days or emergency language will be repealed on 6-22-89. 5. Certificate of Compliance transmitted to OAL 6-9-89 and filed 7-10-89 (Register 89, No. 30). 6. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 4-9-92; operative 5-11-92 (Register 92, No. 15). 7. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 7-18-2002; operative 8-17-2002 (Register 2002, No. 29). 8. Amendment of section heading and subsection (c) filed 1-7-2003; operative 2-6-2003 (Register 2003, No. 2). 9. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 2-25-2003; operative 3-27-2003 (Register 2003, No. 9). 10. Amendment of section heading and subsection (b) filed 7-1-2003; operative 7-31-2003 (Register 2003, No. 27). 11. Amendment of section heading and subsection (b) filed 12-23-2004; operative 1-22-2005 (Register 2004, No. 52). 12. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 8-12-2005; operative 9-11-2005 (Register 2005, No. 32). 13. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 5-19-2006; operative 6-18-2006 (Register 2006, No. 20). 14. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 8-3-2006; operative 9-2-2006 (Register 2006, No. 31). 15. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 8-31-2007; operative 9-30-2007 (Register 2007, No. 35). 16. Change without regulatory effect renumbering title 22, section 12805 to title 27, section 25805, including amendment of subsection (c), filed 6-18-2008 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2008, No. 25). 17. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 6-23-2008; operative 7-23-2008 (Register 2008, No. 26). 18. Amendment subsection (b) filed 12-2-2008; operative 1-1-2009 (Register 2008, No. 49). 19. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 11-18-2010; operative 12-18-2010 (Register 2010, No. 47). 20. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 12-16-2010; operative 1-15-2011 (Register 2010, No. 51). 21. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 3-30-2011; operative 4-29-2011 (Register 2011, No. 13). 22. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 6-29-2011; operative 7-29-2011 (Register 2011, No. 26). 23. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 9-26-2011; operative 10-26-2011 (Register 2011, No. 39). 24. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 4-10-2013; operative 7-1-2013 (Register 2013, No. 15). 25. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 6-25-2013; operative 10-1-2013 (Register 2013, No. 26). 26. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 7-11-2013; operative 10-1-2013 (Register 2013, No. 28). 27. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 8-8-2013; operative 10-1-2013 (Register 2013, No. 32). 28. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 6-13-2016; operative 10-1-2016 (Register 2016, No. 25). 29. Change without regulatory effect amending subsection (b) filed 7-27-2016 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2016, No. 31). 30. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 4-4-2017; operative 7-1-2017 (Register 2017, No. 14). 31. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 5-3-2017; operative 7-1-2017 (Register 2017, No. 18). 32. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 7-17-2018; operative 10-1-2018 (Register 2018, No. 29). 33. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 3-11-2019; operative 7-1-2019 (Register 2019, No. 11). 34. Amendment of subsection (b) filed 6-24-2020; operative 10-1-2020 (Register 2020, No. 26).)

Note: Authority cited: Section 25249.12, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 25249.5, 25249.6, 25249.9, 25249.10 and 25249.11, Health and Safety Code.

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