Other ConcernsNon-reproductive organ system toxicity (moderate)
SYNONYMS1-PROPENE, POLYMER WITH ETHENE, 1PROPENE, POLYMER WITH ETHENE, ETHENE, POLYMER WITH 1-PROPENE, ETHYLENE/ PROPYLENE COPOLYMER, ETHYLENE/PROPYLENE COPOLYMER, POLYMER WITH 1-PROPENE ETHENE, and POLYMER WITH ETHENE 1-PROPENE
Ethylene/Propylene Copolymer is a copolymer of ethylene and propylene monomers.
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LOWAllergies & Immunotoxicity
LOWDevelopmental and Reproductive Toxicity
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Organ system toxicity (non-reproductive)
|Classified as expected to be toxic or harmful||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Classified as medium human health priority||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|Not suspected to be an environmental toxin||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
Persistence and bioaccumulation
|Not suspected to be bioaccumulative||Environment Canada Domestic Substance List|
|1 studies in PubMed science library may include information on the toxicity of this chemical||NLM PubMed|
- EC (Environment Canada). 2008. Domestic Substances List Categorization. Canadian Environmental Protection Act (CEPA) Environmental Registry.
- NLM (National Library of Medicine). 2012. PubMed online scientific bibliography data. http://www.pubmed.gov.
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