1 edition of Vinyl chloride found in the catalog.
by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Control and Rehabilitation, Prevention Branch in Bethesda, Md
Written in English
|Statement||Thomas H. Milby, editor.|
|Series||NIH publication ;, no. 81-1599, DHHS publication ;, no. (NIH) 81-1599.|
|Contributions||Milby, Thomas H., National Cancer Institute (U.S.). Prevention Branch.|
|LC Classifications||RA1247.V54 V56 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 92,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||92|
|LC Control Number||81603414|
Apart from defining the symptoms of "vinyl chloride illness", these studies provide strong and consistent evidence that vinyl chloride causes the rare tumour, angiosarcoma of the liver. Brain tumours and hepatocellular carcinoma may also be associated with exposure, though the evidence is less conclusive. Jan 21, · Vinyl chloride is a colorless gas at normal temperatures. It is also known as chloroethene, chloroethylene, ethylene monochloride, or monochloroethylene. It is flammable (burns easily) as a gas and is not stable at high temperatures. Vinyl chloride exists in liquid form if it is kept under high pressure or at low temperatures (less than ï¿½C).
Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. D Standard Specification for Flexible Cellular Materials—Poly (Vinyl Chloride) Foam (Closed-Cell) PVC~ flexible cellular plastics~.
A vinyl chloride case-control study. This study was described as part of a text book and took the reader through the same steps that the investigator took when conducting the actual study to allow the student to solve the same problems that the investigator solved in the course of the study. not just those exposed to vinyl-chloride. This page contains information on the chemical Vinyl chloride including: synonyms/identifiers; U.S. Code of Federal Regulations Title 49 Section shipping regulations and 3 proper shipping names; USDOT Emergency Response Guidebook initial response information for 2 related materials.
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Sep 07, · Handbook of Vinyl Formulating [Richard F Grossman] on fdn2018.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Here is your starting point and complete guide to polyvinyl chloride (PVC) formulation. It covers the basics of vinyl formulation/5(2). Vinyl chloride is an organochloride with the formula H 2 C=CHCl that is also called vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) or fdn2018.com colorless compound is an important industrial chemical chiefly used to produce the polymer polyvinyl chloride (PVC).
About 13 billion kilograms are produced fdn2018.comal formula: C₂H₃Cl. Polyvinyl chloride (/ ˌ p ɒ l i v aɪ n əl ˈ k l ɔːr aɪ d /; colloquial: polyvinyl, vinyl; abbreviated: PVC) is the world's third-most widely produced synthetic plastic polymer, after polyethylene and polypropylene.
About 40 million tonnes are produced per year. PVC comes in two basic forms: rigid (sometimes abbreviated as RPVC) and fdn2018.comiations: PVC. Learn about vinyl chloride, which can raise the risk of a rare form of liver cancer, as well as brain and lung cancers, and leukemia and lymphoma.
Vinyl chloride is used primarily to make PVC, a substance used in products such as pipes. Vinyl chloride is a microbial degradation product of trichloroethylene in groundwater, and thus can be found in groundwater affected by trichloroethylene contamination.
(3) Occupational exposure to vinyl chloride may occur in those workers concerned with the production, use. The following pie chart shows world consumption of vinyl chloride monomer: InNortheast Asia was the largest consumer of VCM, accounting for over half of the world’s VCM demand.
China is the largest overall player in the VCM market, with more than 40% of the total global capacity, production, and consumption in vinyl chloride is good – more than 98% -- and the only significant side reaction is the further addition of HCl to vinyl chloride to form 1,1-dichlorethane” (21).
The major issue with this process is that fact that the catalyst used, mercuric chloride, is a very volatile compound. It is so volatile that much of the development work on this. Vinyl Chloride Production By: Jeremy Dry, Bryce Lawson, Phuong Le, Israel Osisanya, Deepa Patel, Anecia Shelton Capstone Design Project- University of Oklahoma - Spring Introduction The goal of this project is to design an environmentally friendly, safe, and economically profitable vinyl chloride production plant.
Symbol which looks like a small house Solid circle with an upward pointer in it. Jump to content. A brief history of the commercial development of vinyl chloride, tabulation of its physical properties, discussion of its chemical reactions, detailed descriptions of the component processes currently used for its production, economic aspects, uses, toxicity and handling precautions, and purity standards are fdn2018.comal reactions that vinyl chloride undergoes include polymerization.
Theodore H. Tulchinsky MD, MPH, Elena A. Varavikova MD, MPH, PhD, in The New Public Health (Third Edition), Vinyl Chloride. Vinyl chloride is a colorless, flammable gas with a faintly sweet odor.
It is an important component of the chemical industry because of its flame-retardant properties, low cost, and many end-product uses. Vinyl chloride is a manufactured substance, used mostly to make polyvinyl chloride (PVC) plastic products.
Vinyl chloride can enter the air, soil and groundwater following improper disposal of chemical wastes. How can I be exposed to vinyl chloride. The most common way people are exposed to vinyl chloride is through breathing contaminated air.
A brief history of the commercial development of vinyl chloride, tabulation of its physical properties, discussion of its chemical reactions, detailed descriptions of the component processes currently used for its production, economic aspects, uses, toxicity and handling precautions, and purity standards are given.
Handbook of Polyvinyl Chloride Formulating [Edward J. Wickson] on fdn2018.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A ready reference describing, in detail, properties of various commercial PVC resins available in the U.S. and Canada and how these/5(3). Vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) is a colorless, gaseous, sweet-smelling organochloride primarily used in the production of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) with additional historical usage before the s as an aerosol propellant and refrigerant.  VCM is now classified as an International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Group 1 carcinogen.Author: Matthew S.
Fralish, John W. Downs. Feb 04, · Exposure to vinyl chloride occurs mainly in the workplace. Breathing high levels of vinyl chloride for short periods of time can cause dizziness, sleepiness, unconsciousness, and at extremely high levels can cause death.
Breathing vinyl chloride for long periods of time can result in permanent liver damage, immune reactions, nerve damage, and liver cancer. Vinyl chloride | H2C=CHCl or (C2H3Cl)n or C2H3Cl | CID - structure, chemical names, physical and chemical properties, classification, patents, literature, biological activities, safety/hazards/toxicity information, supplier lists, and more.
Vinyl Chloride is an organochlorine compound that is a colorless, flammable gas that readily forms a liquid under increased pressure or at reduced temperatures.
It is the precursor to polyvinyl chloride (PVC), which is used extensively in the construction, automotive, and plastics industry. Vinyl Chloride is produced at several Westlake. Vinyl chloride, a colourless, flammable, toxic gas belonging to the family of organohalogen compounds and used principally in making polyvinyl chloride, or PVC, a widely used plastic with numerous applications.
The major industrial preparation of vinyl chloride begins with ethylene and has two. vinyl could be plasticized, vinyl-based products such as insulated wire, raincoats, and shower curtains hit the market.
Vinyl played a key role in the war effort and, in the sub-sequent decades, vinyl further expanded its uses and became a staple of the construc-tion industry. Today, vinyl is the second largest selling plastic in the world and em. The molecular weight of vinyl chloride monomer, and thus of the repeating unit in vinyl chloride homopolymers, is roughlycomprising weight percent chlorine, per cent carbon and per cent hydrogen.
In typical PVC homopolymers, an average of to vinyl chloride units are joined to each other.Get this from a library! Vinyl chloride. [Canada. Environmental Protection Programs Directorate. Technical Services Branch.;] -- Environmental and Technical Information for Problem Spills manuals provide detailed information on chemical substances.
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