Agent Name

Formaldehyde, polymer with benzenamine

CAS Number

25214-70-4

Formula

(C6-H7-N.C-H2-O)x-

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

AF 10; Aniline, formaldehyde resin; Aniline, polymer with formaldehyde; Aniline-formaldehyde condensate; Aniline-formaldehyde polymer; Benzenamine, polymer with formaldehyde; Benzeneamine, polymer with formaldehyde; Formaldehyde-aniline copolymer; Formaldehyde-aniline resin; Jeffamine AP22; Jeffamine AP27; MDA 150; MDA 220; Polyamine T; Polymethylene polyphenylene polyamine; Polymethylenepolyphenylene polyamine; [ChemIDplus] Formaldehyde, oligomeric reaction products with aniline; Oligomeric MDA; PMDA; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] Poly[(aminophenyl)methyl]aniline; Ancamine DL-50; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Polymethylenepolyphenylamine; [Mitsui Takeda MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

Pale yellow solid with an amine-like odor; [Mitsui Takeda MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make coatings-paints-thinners; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

A mild skin irritant; Causes somnolence and ataxia in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; Causes pigmented or nucleated red blood cells in 30-day intermittent oral studies of rats; [RTECS] May cause skin sensitization and liver injury; Possible carcinogen and mutagen; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] An irritant; May cause skin sensitization; May cause injury to liver, kidney, blood, and spleen; Harmful by ingestion, inhalation, and skin absorption; Possible carcinogen; [Mitsui Takeda MSDS] See "Formaldehyde" and "Aniline."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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