Agent Name

Cellulose pulp

CAS Number

65996-61-4

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Bleached ground wood pulp; Cellulose chemical pulp; Cellulose cotton linter pulp; Cellulose, chemical pulp; Chemical pulp, non-sulfur; Pulp, cellulose; Rags; Cellulose, pulp; [ChemIDplus] Linters cellulose; Polybeta1.4Dglucosane; Cotton linters pulp; Pasta Dissolving; Pasta Alfa; Zellstoff, Papierzellstoff; [IUCLID] Awayuki; Bleached Pulp; Cellulose; Pearl; Peach; Kraft Pulp (cellulose); Pulp (cellulose); [Weyerhaeuser MSDS]

Category

Polysaccharides

Description

White rolled or baled sheet; Odorless; [Weyerhaeuser MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] Used in the chemical and paper-pulp-board industries; [IUCLID]

Comments

"TSCA Definition 2008: The fibrous substance obtained from the treatment of lignocellulosic substances (wood or other agricultural fiber sources) with one or more aqueous solutions of pulping and/or bleaching chemicals. Composed of cellulose, hemi-cellulose, lignin, and other minor components. The relative amounts of these components depend on the extent of the pulping and bleaching processes." [ChemIDplus] Dust may cause mechanical eye irritation; [Weyerhaeuser MSDS] See "Cellulose."

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