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Substance Name: Chloroparaffin 40G
RN: 85422-92-0


  • A complex combination obtained by substituting some of the hydrogen atoms in a paraffin distillate with chlorine atoms. Consists primarily of straight chain carbon aliphatic compounds with a carbon range of less than C2O.
  • C14-C17 medium chain chloroparaffin with 40% chlorination.

Classification Code

  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 2B
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Chloroparaffin 40G


  • EINECS 287-196-3

Systematic Name

  • Paraffin oils, chloro

Superlist Names

  • Paraffin oils and hydrocarbon oils, chloro
  • Paraffin oils and hydrocarbon oils, chloro [Chlorinated paraffins]

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 85422-92-0

System Generated Number

  • 0085422920