Agent Name

Rosin, maleated, polymer with glycerol

CAS Number

68038-41-5

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Maleic acid, glycerol, rosin polymer; Rosin modified polyester resin of maleic anhydride and glycerin; Rosin, glycerin, maleic anhydride polymer; Rosin, glycerin, maleic anhydride resin; Rosin, maleic acid adduct, glycerin ester; Rosin, maleic anhydride adduct, glycerin ester; Rosin, maleic anhydride, glycerin ester; Rosin, maleic anhydride, glycerin polymer; Rosin, maleic anhydride, glycerine polymer; Rosin, maleic anhydride, glycerine resin; Rosin, maleic anhydride, glycerol polymer; Rosin, maleic anhydride, glycerol resin; Rosin-maleic anhydride reaction product, glycerol ester; [ChemIDplus] "PENTREX" 28 Synthetic Resin; [Eastman Chemical MSDS]

Category

Rosin and Derivatives

Description

Light amber flakes with a rosin odor; [Eastman Chemical MSDS]

Comments

A skin sensitizer in maximization study of guinea pigs; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] May cause skin and respiratory sensitization; [Eastman Chemical MSDS] See "Tall-oil rosin." See "Abietic acid."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

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