National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

Testing Status of Polyethylene AS med mol. wt. - M910051



Formula: C2-H4

Known Uses

Used in making fibers for home furnishings, beverage containers, synthetic plastics (Kirk-Othmer)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A60101)  Completed 
    •  Negative 
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