Agent Name

Lexan

CAS Number

24936-68-3

Formula

(C16-H14-O3)mult-

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2,2-Bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)propane polycarbonate; Polycarbonate PC; Poly(oxycarbonyloxy-1,4-phenylene(1-methylethylidene)-1,4-phenylene); 2,2-Bis(4-hydroxyphenyl)propane polycarbonate SRU; [ChemIDplus] Polycarbonate resin, approximate m.w. 64.000,pellets; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

Colorless pellets; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA] Registered trademark brand of polycarbonate thermoplastic resin with common applications including space and sports helmets, high performance windshields and aircraft canopies, automobile headlight lenses, and bullet-resistant windows; [Wikipedia]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Acros Organics MSDS]

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