National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Poly(2-hydroxypropyl methacrylate) - M890070


CASRN: 25703-79-1

Formula: (C7-H12-O3)x-

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 2-hydroxypropyl ester, homopolymer (9CI)

Known Uses

Monomer used for acrylic resins, nonwoven fabric binders & detergent lube oil additives

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (096923)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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