Agent Name

Phenol, polymer with formaldehyde, glycidyl ether

CAS Number

28064-14-4

Formula

(C6-H6-O)x.(C-H2-O)x.(C3-H6-O2)x

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Phenol, polymer with formaldehyde, oxiranylmethyl ether; [ChemIDplus] Poly((phenyl glycidyl ether)-co-formaldehyde); [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

Yellow liquid with an aromatic odor; [Dow Chemical MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in adhesives, casting, tooling, civil engineering, coil coatings, marine and protective coatings, photo-cure industrial coating, and potting and encapsulation; [Dow Chemical MSDS]

Comments

May cause mild eye irritation; May cause skin sensitization; Allergic skin reactions observed in guinea pigs; [Dow Chemical MSDS] See "GLYCIDYL ETHERS."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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