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Asthmagens

Di-n-pentyl phthalate (DNPP)
CAS# 131-18-0

Where is it Commonly Found?

Birth control pills
Cosmetics
Dental sealants
Emissions from steel foundries
Emissions from motor vehicles
Emissions from the incineration of chlorine containing products such as Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) in incinerators
Health and beauty aids
Paper/pulp bleaching
Perfumes
Pesticides
Plastics
Pharmaceuticals
Residential backyard barrels or building fires
Soaps
Solvents
Sunscreens
Surfactants

ASTHMA TRIGGER AND / OR ASTHMAGEN?
Condition is False
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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