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Substance Name: Polytef [USAN]
RN: 9002-84-0
UNII: E1NC1JVS3O

Note

  • Homopolymer of tetrafluoroethylene. Nonflammable, tough, inert plastic tubing or sheeting; used to line vessels, insulate, protect or lubricate apparatus; also as filter, coating for surgical implants or as prosthetic material. Synonyms: Fluoroflex; Fluoroplast; Ftoroplast; Halon; Polyfene; PTFE; Tetron.

Molecular Formula

  • (C2-F4)x-

Molecular Weight

  • 100.014
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Coloring Agents
  • Fluorescent Dyes
  • Indicators and Reagents
  • Luminescent Agents
  • TSCA Flag XU (Exempt from Reporting under Chemical Data Reporting Rule)
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • No TLVs are Recommended at this Time, but Air Concentration Should be Controlled as Low as Possible
  • Overall Carcinogenic Evaluation: Group 3
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Fluoro-gold
  • Politef [INN]
  • Polytef [USAN]
  • Polytetrafluoroethylene
  • PTFE
  • Teflon
  • Tetrafluoroethene homopolymer

MeSH Heading

  • Polytetrafluoroethylene

Synonyms

  • Aflon
  • Algloflon
  • Algoflon SV
  • Algoflon, Fluon, Teflon, Tetran)
  • Alkathene rxdg33
  • AMIP 15M
  • Balfon 7000
  • BDH 29-801
  • Chromosorb T
  • Dixon 164
  • DLX-6000
  • Duroid 5870
  • EK 1108GY-A
  • Ethene, tetrafluoro, homopolymer
  • Ethene, tetrafluoro-, homopolymer
  • Ethicon PtFe
  • Ethylene, tetrafluoro-, polymers
  • F 103
  • F 4K20
  • F 4MB
  • F 4Zh20
  • FBF 74D
  • Fluo-Kem
  • Fluon
  • Fluon CD 023
  • Fluon CD 042
  • Fluon CD 1
  • Fluon G163
  • Fluon G201
  • Fluon G4
  • Fluon GPI
  • Fluon L 169
  • Fluon L 169B
  • Fluon L 170
  • Fluon L 171
  • Fluoroflex
  • Fluorolon 4
  • Fluoropak 80
  • Fluoroplast 4
  • Fluoroplast 4B
  • Fluoroplast 4D
  • Fluoroplast 4M
  • Fluoropore FP 120
  • FN 3
  • FT-4
  • Ftorlon 4
  • Ftorlon 4M
  • Ftorlon F-4MB
  • Ftoroplast 4
  • Ftoroplast 4B
  • Ftoroplast 4D
  • Ftoroplast 4K20
  • Ftoroplast 4M
  • Ftoroplast F 4MB
  • Ftoroplast F-4
  • Ftoroplast FBF 74D
  • G 163
  • Gore-tex
  • Halon G 183
  • Halon G 700
  • Halon G 80
  • Halon TFEG 180
  • Heydeflon
  • Hostaflon TF
  • Hostaflon TF 2026
  • Hostaflon TF 2053
  • HSDB 833
  • L 169
  • Molykote 522
  • Perfluoroethylene polymer
  • Polifen
  • Politef
  • Politefo
  • Politefo [INN-Spanish]
  • Politefum
  • Politefum [INN-Latin]
  • Poly(ethylene tetrafluoride)
  • Poly(tetrafluoroethylene)
  • Polyfene
  • Polyflon
  • Polyflon D1
  • Polyflon EK 1108GY-A
  • Polyflon EK 4108GY
  • Polyflon F 103
  • Polyflon M12
  • Polyflon M12A
  • Polyflon M21
  • Polytef
  • Polytetrafluoroethene
  • Polytetrafluoroethylene
  • Polytetrafluoroethylene resin
  • Proplast
  • PTFE
  • PTFE GM3
  • Soreflon 5A
  • Soreflon 604
  • T 5B
  • T 8A
  • Tarflen
  • TE 30
  • Teflon
  • Teflon 110
  • Teflon 30
  • Teflon 5
  • Teflon 6
  • Teflon 6C
  • Teflon K
  • Teflon T 30
  • Teflon T 6
  • Teflon T5
  • Teflon TFE
  • Tetrafluoroethene homopolymer
  • Tetrafluoroethene polymer
  • Tetrafluoroethylene homopolymer
  • Tetrafluoroethylene polymer
  • Tetrafluoroethylene polymers
  • Tetran 30
  • Tetran PtFe
  • TL 102
  • TL-R
  • TL-V
  • UNII-E1NC1JVS3O
  • Unon P
  • Valflon
  • Velflon
  • Zitex H 662-124
  • Zitex K 223-122

Systematic Names

  • Ethene, 1,1,2,2-tetrafluoro-, homopolymer
  • Ethene, tetrafluoro-, homopolymer
  • Ethylene, tetrafluoro-, polymer
  • Fluorogold
  • Tetrafluoroethene homopolymer (9CI)

Superlist Names

  • Ethene, tetrafluoro-, homopolymer
  • Polytetrafloroethylene
  • Polytetrafluoroethylene decomposition products

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 9002-84-0

FDA UNII

  • E1NC1JVS3O

Other Registry Numbers

  • 1059111-04-4
  • 107497-84-7
  • 1078068-41-3
  • 11100-52-0
  • 11100-53-1
  • 11100-55-3
  • 113796-63-7
  • 113796-64-8
  • 1150643-75-6
  • 1173720-21-2
  • 1189099-92-0
  • 120250-48-8
  • 122303-61-1
  • 124364-97-2
  • 12645-33-9
  • 127464-21-5
  • 137263-78-6
  • 137263-79-7
  • 137263-80-0
  • 137263-81-1
  • 137263-82-2
  • 139074-77-4
  • 1393846-38-2
  • 142106-41-0
  • 144855-59-4
  • 147172-51-8
  • 151638-47-0
  • 151638-48-1
  • 162874-32-0
  • 173432-12-7
  • 173524-85-1
  • 173940-57-3
  • 177645-76-0
  • 179987-17-8
  • 186048-63-5
  • 186048-70-4
  • 186048-71-5
  • 200888-96-6
  • 202936-18-3
  • 203210-56-4
  • 271586-43-7
  • 361532-11-8
  • 37206-29-4
  • 37265-32-0
  • 37270-95-4
  • 37291-53-5
  • 37339-24-5
  • 39403-91-3
  • 39403-92-4
  • 438466-29-6
  • 438467-03-9
  • 50642-31-4
  • 50642-88-1
  • 52357-72-9
  • 52627-41-5
  • 52683-01-9
  • 53168-59-5
  • 54847-86-8
  • 55069-26-6
  • 55963-20-7
  • 56996-58-8
  • 57459-97-9
  • 59217-42-4
  • 60328-53-2
  • 61036-97-3
  • 61229-64-9
  • 62395-27-1
  • 62863-04-1
  • 62887-20-1
  • 654065-49-3
  • 66174-04-7
  • 66594-21-6
  • 67167-43-5
  • 689286-00-8
  • 69458-69-1
  • 70535-62-5
  • 70694-56-3
  • 73145-10-5
  • 753010-13-8
  • 75789-23-0
  • 75798-09-3
  • 777084-73-8
  • 79818-40-9
  • 808142-15-6
  • 82458-15-9
  • 82785-14-6
  • 83138-91-4
  • 83383-03-3
  • 849624-85-7
  • 85497-65-0
  • 86473-61-2
  • 865852-56-8
  • 868155-93-5
  • 86923-87-7
  • 9042-03-9
  • 9083-60-7
  • 9083-96-9
  • 9084-02-0
  • 90881-59-7
  • 911051-23-5
  • 91316-43-7
  • 92047-28-4
  • 958295-88-0
  • 99550-18-2
  • 99775-10-7

System Generated Number

  • 0009002840

Molecular Formulas

Molecular Formula

  • (C2-F4)x-

Molecular Formula Fragments

  • C2-F4
  • COMPONENT

Structure Descriptors

Smiles

C(C(*)(F)F)(*)(F)F