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Document ID (ISN)105505
CIS number 06-1005
Year 2005
Convention or series no.
Title Current Australian use and regulatory activities on polybrominated flame retardants
Bibliographic information National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS), GPO Box 58, Sydney NSW 2001, Australia, 2005. 4p. Illus.
Internet access http://www.nicnas.gov.au/Publications/Information_Sheets/Existing_Chemical_Information_Sheets/ECIS_PBFRs_PDF.pdf [in English]
Abstract Existing Chemicals Information Sheet. The main substances concerned are: decabromodiphenyl ether, tetrabromobisphenol A, hexabromocyclododecane, brominated ethenylbenzene homopolymer, pentabromodiphenyl ether; tetrabromodiphenyl ether and tetrabromobisphenol A bis (2,3-dibromopropyl) ether (CAS 21850-44-2).
Descriptors (primary) Australia; legislation; flame retardants; brominated organic compounds
Descriptors (secondary) brominated ethenylbenzene homopolymer; tetrabromodiphenyl ether; tetrabromobisphenol A; data sheet; pentabromodiphenyl ether; hexabromocyclododecane; decabromodiphenyl ether
Document type B - Chemical safety information sheets
Country / State or ProvinceAustralia
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Fires