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Phthalates are by far the most widely used plasticizers, primarily to make soft and flexible polyvinyl chloride (PVC) for the applications in the industry of automotive, building & construction material, cable, flooring, medical device and toys. Minor quantity of phthalates are used in adhesives, caulk, sealants, paint to improve work performance. Small molecule phthalates are used as solvents in perfumes to provide longer linger longer and in nail polish to prevent chipping.
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Paul M.D. Foster.; Lucy V. Thomas.; Melvyn W. Cook.; Sharat D. Gangolli. Study of the testicular effects and changes in zinc excretion produced by some n-alkyl phthalates in the rat. Toxicol. Appl. Pharmacol. 1980, 54 (3), 392-398.
Gefahrenhinweise (EU): H360
May damage fertility or the unborn child.
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