Agent Name

Halowax 1031

CAS Number

25586-43-0

Formula

C10-H7-Cl

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Chloronaphthalene; Monochloronaphthalene; Naphthalene, chloro-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Halowaxes

Description

Liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as oil additive (clean sludge and deposits); with Halowax 1000 in textile dyeing; [HSDB] See "CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES."

Comments

Composed of 95% monochlorinated naphthalenes and 5% dichloronaphthalenes; Total of 22% chlorine content; [HSDB] See "CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES."

Reference Link

INCHEM: CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES (CICAD 34 - 2001)

Exposure Assessment
Bioaccumulates

Yes

Vapor Pressure

0.01 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Chloracne

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