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Asthmagens

Maleic anhydride
CAS# 108-31-6

Where is it Commonly Found?

Adhesives
Agriboard
Coating formulations
Epoxy resins
Foam molding
Laminated or reinforced plastics
Manufacture polyester resins
Paint
Paints and Coatings
Polyester thermosetting resins
Surface coatings
Used mainly in the manufacture of unsaturated polyester resins e.g., thermosetting plastics -especially with glass fiber or mineral reinforcement
Used in the manufacture of copolymers

ASTHMA TRIGGER AND / OR ASTHMAGEN?
Condition is True
Asthma Trigger
Condition is True
Asthmagen

*We are following the European Union principles on asthma where the focus is on evidence that a substance has the ability to cause asthma, rather than on the existence of a specific underlying mechanism.

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