Agent Name

Poly(allylamine hydrochloride)

CAS Number

71550-12-4

Formula

(C3-H7-N.Cl-H)x-

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Allylamine, hydrochloride, homopolymer; 2-Propen-1-amine, hydrochloride (1:1), homopolymer; 2-Propen-1-amine, hydrochloride, homopolymer; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polymers

Description

Yellow odorless powder; Hygroscopic; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

May cause irritation and skin sensitization; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] Search for 71550-12-4 AND (sensitizer OR sensitization OR allergic): no results; [PubMed] See "Allylamine."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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