Agent Name

Soy protein

CAS Number

9010-10-0

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Soybean Proteins; Soy protein concentrate; Soy protein isolate; Soybean protein; Proteins, soy; Proteins, soybean; [ChemIDplus] Soy Isolates; [Archer Daniels Midland MSDS]

Category

Plant-Derived Allergens

Description

Off-white to light brown powder; [Archer Daniels Midland MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"Proteins which are present in or isolated from SOYBEANS." [ChemIDplus] Used as a food ingredient; [Archer Daniels Midland MSDS]

Comments

May causes mechanical irritation; May cause an allergic reaction (including respiratory sensitization); [Archer Daniels Midland MSDS] See "Flour (wheat, rye and soya)."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

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