Plastics & Rubber
2-Chloro maleic anhydride; Chloromaleic acid anhydride; alpha-Chloromaleic anhydride; 2,5-Furandione, 3-chloro-; Maleic anhydride, chloro- (8CI); [ChemIDplus]
Acid Anhydrides, Cyclic
Yellow liquid; mp = 10-15 deg C; [Hawley] White solid; [MSDSonline]
Used as a chemical intermediate and as a catalyst for epoxy resins; [Hawley]
A corrosive substance that can cause injury to the skin, eyes, and respiratory tract; Inhalation may cause chemical pneumonitis; May cause skin and respiratory sensitization after prolonged contact; [MSDSonline] See "ACID ANHYDRIDES."
Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent:
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: