Agent Name

Polyphenylene sulfide

CAS Number

9016-75-5

Formula

(C6-H4-S)n

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Poly(thiophenylene) (VAN); [ChemIDplus] Poly(phenylene sulfide) nominal m.w. 10000; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

Tan powder; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Sources/Uses

A polymer composed of aromatic rings with sulfide bonds; Used to make heat resistant fabrics and machine components; [REPROPTOX]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Acros Organics MSDS]

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