Agent Name

Polyurethane foam

CAS Number

9009-54-5

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Andur; Curene; Etheron; Etheron sponge; Isourethane; Ostamer; Pliogrip; Polyfoam plastic sponge; Polyfoam sponge; Polylurethane; Polyurethane; Polyurethane A; Polyurethane ester foam; Polyurethane ether foam; Polyurethane sponge; Spenkel; Spenlite; Urethane polymers; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polymers

Description

Solid; [Elite Foam MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Widely used foam insulation." [ChemIDplus] Polyurethane refers to a group of similar polymers with applications including furniture, household products, and biological products; [REPROTOX]

Comments

Human inhalation of 12 mg/m3 for 11 weeks causes visual field changes; [RTECS] Dust may cause mechanical irritation; [Elite Foam MSDS] See "DIISOCYANATES."

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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