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Substance Name: Starch, oxidized
RN: 65996-62-5


  • TSCA Definition 2018: The substance resulting from treatment of starch in aqueous slurry with an aqueous oxidizing agent such as hydrogen peroxide, sodium hypochlorite, hypochlorous acid, or ammonium persulfate. Under controlled conditions of temperature, pressure, and time, the oxidizing agent reacts with the starch to cleave the polymeric chains and to oxidize the end groups from aldehyde to carboxylic acid groups.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified

Classification Codes

  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
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Names and Synonyms


  • Oxidized corn starch
  • Starch, bleached
  • Starch, oxidized

Systematic Name

  • Starch, oxidized

Superlist Name

  • Starch, oxidized

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 65996-62-5

System Generated Number

  • 0065996625