Agent Name

Halowax 1099

CAS Number

39450-05-0

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Halowax-1099; Polychlorinated naphthalene 1099; Polychlorinated naphthalene-1099; [CAMEO]

Category

Halowaxes

Description

White solid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

See "CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES."

Comments

Composed of 10% dichloronaphthalenes, 40% trichloronaphthalenes, 40% tetrachloronaphthalene, and 10% pentachloronaphthalene; Total of 52% chlorine content; [HSDB] See "CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES."

Reference Link

INCHEM: CHLORINATED NAPHTHALENES (CICAD 34 - 2001)

Exposure Assessment
Bioaccumulates

Yes

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Dermatotoxin

Chloracne

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