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Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer - Identification, toxicity, use, water pollution potential, ecological toxicity and regulatory information

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Identifying information, including synonyms, ID numbers, use type, chemical classification, a link to a list of all products containing this chemical and a list of the top crops this pesticide is used on in California.
Signs and symptoms of poisoning, first aid, and links to treatment information for this chemical.
Link to information on toxicity to humans, including carcinogenicity, reproductive and developmental toxicity, neurotoxicity, and acute toxicity.
Links to world-wide registration status as well as regulatory information for the U.S. and California.
Water quality standards and physical properties affecting water contamination potential.
Toxicity to aquatic organisms.
List of chemicals in the same family, including breakdown products, salts, esters, isomers, and other derivatives.
 

Chemical Identification and Use for Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer

Basic Identification Information About This Chemical
Chemical Name: Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer
CAS Number: 9003-11-6
U.S. EPA PC Code:
CA DPR Chem Code: 1698 (Polyoxyethylene polypropoxy propanol. Two chem codes for the same compound.)
2816 (Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer. Two chem codes for the same compound.)
Molecular Weight: 0
Use Type: Adjuvant
Chem Class: Polyalkyloxy Compound
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Additional Resources About This Chemical Class and Use Type
Historical Use of this Chemical
Top five crops and sites for this pesticide in California
Strawberries   Almonds   Table and Raisin Grapes   Pistachios   Walnuts  
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Other Names for this Chemical
About Chemical Synonyms
1698 (CA DPR Chem Code) (Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer. Two chem codes for the same compound.)) , 2-Methyloxirane, Polymer with oxirane , 2816 (CA DPR Chem Code) (Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer. Two chem codes for the same compound.)) , 9003-11-6 (CAS number) , 9003116 (CAS number without hyphens) , Poloxalene , POLYOXYETHYLENE POLYOXYPROPYLENE (CA DPR Chem Code Text (Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer. Two chem codes for th , Polyoxyethylene polypropoxy propanol , POLYOXYETHYLENEPOLYPROPOXYPROPANOL , Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer , POLYOXYPROPYLENE-POLYOXYETHYLENE BLOCK COPOLYMER (CA DPR Chem Code Text (Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer. Two c , Polyoxypropylenepolyoxyethyleneblockcopolymer
 
Products Containing This Chemical
Current and historic U.S. registered products
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Signs and Symptoms of Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer Poisoning

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If you have a poisoning emergency in the United States call 1-800-222-1222.
If the victim has collapsed or is unconscious, call 911.

Sorry! No symptoms for this chemical or chemical group are available. See related chemicals for possible additional information.

 
 

Toxicity Information for Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer

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Summary Toxicity Information

PAN Bad Actor
Chemical
1
Acute
Toxicity
2
Carcinogen Cholinesterase
Inhibitor
Ground
Water Contaminant
Developmental or
Reproductive Toxin
Endocrine
Disruptor
Not Listed
No
 
Indicates high toxicity in the given toxicological category. Indicates no available weight-of-the-evidence summary assessment. For additional information on toxicity from scientific journals or registration documents, see the "Additional Resources for Toxicity " section of the chemical detail page.
1. PAN Bad Actors are chemicals that are one or more of the following: highly acutely toxic, cholinesterase inhibitor, known/probable carcinogen, known groundwater pollutant or known reproductive or developmental toxicant. NOTE! Because there are no authoritative lists of Endocrine Disrupting (ED) chemicals, EDs are not yet considered PAN Bad Actor chemicals.
2. The acute toxicity reported on this page is of the pure chemical ingredient only and may not reflect the acute toxicity of individual pesticide products. To view acute toxicity of individual products, click on 'View Products' link in the 'Chemical Identification' section above.

Detailed Toxicity Information

Acute Toxicity 2
Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer
WHO Acute Hazard
TRI Acute Hazard
Material Safety Data Sheets
Acute rating from U.S. EPA product label
U.S. NTP Acute Toxicity Studies
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Cholinesterase Inhibitor
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Available
No Consensus Value
No NTP Studies

No
2. The acute toxicity reported on this page is of the pure chemical ingredient only and may not reflect the acute toxicity of individual pesticide products. To view acute toxicity of individual products, click on 'View Products' link in the 'Chemical Identification' section above.
 
Cancer Information
Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer
IARC Carcinogens
U.S. NTP Carcinogens
California Prop 65 Known Carcinogens
U.S. EPA Carcinogens
TRI Carcinogen
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 
Endocrine Disruption
Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer
Illinois EPA list
Keith list
Colborn list
Benbrook list
Danish Inert list
EU list
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 
Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity
Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer
CA Prop 65 Developmental Toxin
U.S. TRI Developmental Toxin
CA Prop 65 Female Reproductive Toxin
CA Prop 65 Male Reproductive Toxin
U.S. TRI Reproductive Toxin
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 
Chemicals of Special Concern
Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer
PAN Bad Actors
PAN Dirty Dozen list
Not Listed
Not Listed
 

Water Pollution Potential and Criteria for Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer

Water Pollution Potential

PAN Ground Water Contaminant Rating Insufficient Data
 

Sorry, no water quality standards or criteria have been established for this chemical by the U.S. or Canadian governments; however, there may be criteria established for related chemicals.

 

Regulatory Information for Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer

International Regulatory Status

 
UNEP Persistent Organic Pollutant (POP)
UNEP Prior Informed Consent Chemical (PIC)
WHO Obsolete Pesticide
Not Listed
Not Listed
Not Listed
 

U.S. and California Regulatory Status

U.S. EPA Registered
U.S. EPA Hazardous Air Pollutant
U.S. EPA Minimum Risk Pesticide (25b list)

CA Registered
CA Groundwater Contaminant
CA Toxic Air Contaminant
No
Not Listed
No

Yes
Not Listed
Not Listed
 

Maximum Tolerance and Residue Levels

Codex Alimentarius
   (UN FAO Maximum Residue Limits)
U.S. Maximum Tolerance Levels
European Union Maximum Residue Levels
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Ecotoxicity for Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer

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Aquatic Ecotoxicity

All Toxic Effects for Organism Group
Organism Group Effects Noted
AquaticPlants Cell(s), Population
Crustaceans Genetics
Fish No Effect Coded, Physiology
Phytoplankton Mortality, Population
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Summary of Acute Toxicity for Organism Group

Sorry, no acute aquatic ecotoxicity data available for this chemical. Try related chemicals.

 

Terrestrial Ecotoxicity

Summary of Acute Toxicity for Organism Group

Sorry, no honeybee acute toxicity data available for this chemical. Try related chemicals.

Note: Population-level effects on honeybees may occur even if a pesticide has low acute toxicity. For example, certain pesticides interfere with honeybee reproduction, ability to navigate, or temperature regulation, any of which can have an effect on long-term survival of honeybee colonies. The neonicotinoids, pyrethroids and keto-enol pesticides are some types of pesticides causing one or more of these effects.
Honeybee Chronic Toxicity

Sorry, no honeybee chronic toxicity data available for this chemical. Try related chemicals.

Related Chemicals for Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer

CAS Number Relation Reason Chemical Name Chem Detail Symptoms California Use Chem Use Type U.S. EPA Reg PAN Bad Actor
9003-11-6 Parent P Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene block copolymer View View View Adjuvant No Not Listed
Related 15 Polyoxyethylene (27) polyoxypropylene (24) monobutyl ether View View View Adjuvant No Not Listed
Related 15 Polyoxyethylene (35-40 moles) polyoxypropylene (22-35 moles) View View View Adjuvant No Not Listed
Related 15 Polyoxyethylene (5 moles) polyoxypropylene (10 moles) mono View View View Adjuvant No Not Listed
Related 15 Polyoxyethylene (5-12 moles) polyoxypropylene (4 moles) di-sec- View View View Adjuvant No Not Listed
Related 15 Polyoxypropylene-polyoxyethylene, mol. Wt. 3240 View View View Adjuvant No Not Listed
 
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