Appearance: solid; or emulsion.
Solubility: insoluble in water. soluble in benzene.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse inhalation LC50: 12000mg/m3/30M;
mouse oral LDLo: 5000mg/Kg;
rat oral LD: >3000mg/Kg.
Overall carcinogenic evaluation: Group 3.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent film-forming, dispersing, adhesive abilities. Biocompatible materials. Thermoplastic resin. Branched or low-density polyethylene: tough, pliable; linear or high-density polyethylene: greater hardness and tensile strength.
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physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Widely use as non-metallic materials. eg: film, wire and cable, pipes, packaging container (such as: food), packaging film ( such as: food ).
Film-forming agent, abrasive, viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.
Use as thickening agent in non-aqueous system.
Use as hot-melt adhesives.