Agent Name

Vinyl acetate/acrylate copolymer

CAS Number

25067-02-1

Formula

(C11-H20-O2.C4-H6-O2)x-

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2-Propenoic acid, 2-ethylhexyl ester, polymer with ethenyl acetate; Acrylates/VA copolymer; Vinyl acetate, 2-ethylhexyl acrylate polymer; Poly(vinyl acetate-2-ethylhexyl acrylate); [ChemIDplus] Covinax INS-01; [Franklin International MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

White liquid with a faint odor; [Franklin International MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an adhesive; [Franklin International MSDS]

Comments

Contains 1-5% nonylphenol, branched, ethoxylated (CAS# 68412-54-4) and 0.5-1% vinyl acetate (CAS# 108-05-4); A mild skin and moderate eye irritant; Suspected carcinogen; [Franklin International MSDS] See "Vinyl acetate" and "2-Ethylhexyl acrylate."

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