Chloroprene

Known as: 2-Chloro-1,3-Butadiene, Chloroprene [Chemical/Ingredient], beta-Chloroprene 
A colorless, flammable, carcinogenic, chlorinated hydrocarbon with a pungent, ethereal odor. Chloroprene is used as a chemical intermediate in the… (More)
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2013
2013
β-Chloroprene (2-chloro-1,3-butadiene), a monomer used in the production of neoprene elastomers, is of regulatory interest due to… (More)
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2001
2001
A cohort study that comprised 533 men was carried out to evaluate the risk of cancer incidence among workers exposed to… (More)
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1999
1999
The city of Yerevan, the capital of Armenia, has been one of the heavily polluted cities since the earlier USSR era. A… (More)
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1998
1998
Objectives: To assess the risk of cancer among workers of a Moscow (Russia) shoe factory exposed to chloroprene (2-chloro-1,3… (More)
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1990
1990
Studies were conducted to determine the cytotoxic and cytogenetic effects of 1,3-butadiene and two structural analogs… (More)
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1988
1988
Groups of male B6C3F1 mice (n = 15) were exposed for 6 h per day to ambient air, to chloroprene (12, 32, 80, 200 p.p.m.) or to… (More)
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1979
1979
The mutagenicity of vinyl chloride, vinylidene chloride (1,1-dichloroethylene) and chloroprene (2-chloro-1,3-butadiene) was… (More)
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1977
1977
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A study was undertaken to determine whether exposure to chloroprene increases the risk of lung cancer. Data were obtained from… (More)
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1975
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1975
About 300 carcinogens and non-carcinogens of a wide variety of chemical types have been tested for mutagenicity in the simple… (More)
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1975
1975
Previous inhalation toxicity studies from our laboratory have shown that 1,1-dichloroethylene (1,1-DCE), 1,1-dibromoethylene (1,1… (More)
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