Agent Name

Polymaleic anhydride

CAS Number

24937-72-2

Formula

(C4-H2-O3)x-

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Maleic acid anhydride homopolymer; Maleic anhydride oligomer; Maleic anhydride polymer; Maleic anhydride, homopolymer; Poly(maleic acid anhydride); Poly(maleic anhydride); 2,5-Furandione, homopolymer; Maleic anhydride, polymers; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polymers

Description

Powder; [Polysciences MSDS]

Comments

Causes other liver changes in intravenous lethal-dose studies of mice (LD50 = 110 mg/kg); [RTECS] See "Maleic anhydride."

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