Agent Name

Halowax 1000

CAS Number

58718-66-4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Haloway 1000; [ChemIDplus] Halowax-1000; Polychlorinated naphthalene 1000; Polychlorinated naphthalene-1000; [CAMEO]

Category

Halowaxes

Description

Liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as oil additive (clean sludge and deposits) and with Halowax 1031 in textile dyeing; [HSDB] See "CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES."

Comments

Composed of 60% monochlorinated naphthalene and 40% dichloronaphthalene; Total chlorine content of 26%; "Halowaxes /is/ trademark for chlorinated hydrocarbons of varying chlorine content, including chlorinated naphthalenes, ranging from low viscosity oil to hard microcrystalline wax." [HSDB] See "CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES."

Reference Link

INCHEM: CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES (CICAD 34 - 2001)

Exposure Assessment
Bioaccumulates

Yes

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