Agent Name

5-Norbornene-2,3-dicarboxylic anhydride

CAS Number

826-62-0

Formula

C9-H8-O3

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,3-Cyclopentadiene, compd. with 2,5-furandione (1:1); 2-Norbornene-5,6-dicarboxylic anhydride; 3,6-Endomethylenephthalic anhydride, 1,2,3,6-tetrahydro-; 3,6-Endomethylenetetrahydrophthalic anhydride; 3,6-Methylene-1,2,3,6-tetrahydrophthalic anhydride; Anhydrid kyseliny 3,6-endomethylen-delta(sup 4)-tetrahydroftalove [Czech]; Bicyclo(2.2.1)hept-5-ene-2,3-dicarboxylic anhydride; Cyclopentadiene-maleic anhydride adduct; Endomethylenetetrahydrophthalic anhydride; Methylenetetrahydrophthalic anhydride; Norbornenedicarboxylic acid anhydride; 1,2,3,6-Tetrahydro-3,6-methanophthalic anhydride; 4,7-Methanoisobenzofuran-1,3-dione, 3a,4,7,7a-tetrahydro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Acid Anhydrides, Cyclic

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A mild skin and severe eye irritant; [RTECS] An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; May cause skin and respiratory sensitization; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "ACID ANHYDRIDES."

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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