Agent Name

Bis(hydrogenated tallow alkyl)dimethylammonium bentonite

CAS Number

68953-58-2

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Quaternary ammonium compounds, bis(hydrogenated tallow alkyl)dimethyl, chlorides, reaction products with bentonite; Bis(hydrogenated tallow alkyl)dimethyl ammonium bentonite salts; Clayamine #4; Clayamine ARO; Clayamine EP; Clayamine EPA; Dimethyl dihydrogenated tallow ammonium chloride reaction product with bentonite; Dimethyl dihydrogenated tallow ammonium chloride, reaction product with bentonite; Quaternary ammonium compounds, bis(hydrogenated tallow alkyl)dimethyl-, chlorides; Quaternium-18 bentonite; Tixogel VP; Quaternary ammonium compounds, bis(hydrogenated tallow alkyl)dimethyl, salts with bentonite; Quaternary ammonium compounds, bis(hydrogenated tallow alkyl)dimethyl-, salt with bentonite; Di(tallow alkyl) dimethyl ammonium bentonite; [ChemIDplus] Baragel 2000; Bentone 120; Bentone 34; Bentone 760; Bentone 910; Bentone ER-10; Bentone TPG; Carbo-Vis; Modofied bentonite; Organically modified montmorillonite clay; [IUCLID] Claytone II; Alkyl Quaternary Ammonium Bentonite; [Southern Clay Products MSDS]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Description

Solid; [IUCLID] Tan powder with a mild odor; [Southern Clay Products MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in the polymers and paints-lacquers-varnishes industries as a viscosity adjustor; [IUCLID] Used as a rheological additive; [Southern Clay Products MSDS]

Comments

Not irritating to skin or eyes in rabbits; Not a skin sensitizer in guinea pigs; [IUCLID] Contains less than 7% crystalline silica (CAS# 14808-60-7); May cause irritation; [Southern Clay Products MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 12,600 mg/m3/4hr

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