Phthalate plasticizer

Phthalate plasticizer

Chemical added to polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and certain other plastics to make them more flexible.
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One of its key consumers is the phthalate plasticizer sector where PA is used for producing flexible plastic products namely swimming pool liners, roofing membranes, coated fabrics, pipes, hoses and wire and cable applications.
[USPRwire, Wed Jun 03 2015] Global Dioctyl Phthalate Plasticizer Market by Application (Floor & Wall Coverings, Wire & Cables, Film & Sheet, Coated Fabric, Consumer Goods), by Geography (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, RoW) - Analysis and Forecast to 2019
DEHP is the primary phthalate plasticizer for such vinyl medical devices.
Linear C9 phthalate plasticizer, Jayflex L9P, provides lower volatility and fogging in automotive vinyls and is useful in roofing membranes and pond liners where superior stability is required.
Currently the only phthalate plasticizer used in polyvinyl chloride medical devices such as blood bags and IV tubing.
Also, evidence for a solid-phase mechanism is shown in the extended combustion time of the mixture, compared again with the phthalate plasticizer (176 sec vs.
Linear C9 phthalate plasticizer, Jayflex L9R provides lower volatility and fogging in automotive vinyls and is useful in roofing membranes and pond liners where superior stability is required.
Moreover, increase in the demand of ecologically sound vinyl flooring products has influenced the adoption of non -- phthalate plasticizers in the vinyl flooring market.
According to Dizon, PVC plastic may contain toxic additives such as lead stabilizers and phthalate plasticizers.
Phthalate plasticizers are so ubiquitous that nearly everyone comes in daily contact with them through plastics, personal care products, and countless other consumer and industrial products.
Moms and Dads were rightly concerned a decade ago over the gender-bending rumors that surrounded some low molecular weight (LMW) phthalate plasticizers being used in toys, clothing and other plastisol applications.
Polymeric plasticizers have attracted considerable attention and do show decreased migratory aptitude [10] in comparison to low molecular weight phthalate plasticizers. The molecular weights of polymeric plasticizers range from 1000 to 10,000.