Caprolactam

Known as: Lactam, Aminocaproic, Hexahydro-2H-Azepin-2-One, Aminocaproic Lactam 
Cyclic amide of caproic acid used in manufacture of synthetic fibers of the polyamide type. Can cause local irritation.
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2011
2011
Lignocellulosic biomass is a very promising feedstock for the production of biobased chemicals. The C6 sugars (for example d… (More)
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2011
2011
Narrowly distributed poly(N-vinyl caprolactam) obtained by the MADIX/RAFT process was used for the preparation of novel… (More)
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2010
2010
Chemical investigations of a fermentation culture from the endophytic fungus Pestalotiopsis sp. yielded three novel caprolactams… (More)
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1998
1998
This study was designed to assess the potential subchronic inhalation toxicity of caprolactam when administered as a 3-micron… (More)
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1989
1989
Caprolactam was tested in the in vitro human lymphocyte cytogenetic assay both in the presence and absence of S9 mix at dose… (More)
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1989
1989
Benzoin and caprolactam, two noncarcinogenic chemicals found in association with consumer products, were tested in the mammalian… (More)
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1988
1988
In a three-generation reproduction study, rats were given caprolactam in the diet of 0, 1000, 5000 and 10,000 ppm. No treatment… (More)
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1987
1987
Caprolactam was evaluated for developmental toxicity potential in both rats and rabbits by the oral route. In rats dosed on days… (More)
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1986
1986
There is little published information on the human toxicology of epsilon-caprolactam, the monomer precursor of nylon 6. This… (More)
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1981
1981
A 22-year-old man was initially seen with dermatitis, fever, and seizures after three days of occupational exposure to… (More)
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