Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)ammonium salt

CAS Number
3825-26-1
Name
Perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA)ammonium salt
SIN Groups
Fluorinated compounds
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Classified CMR according to Annex VI of Regulation 1272/2008
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2014 October
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: 
Carc. 2
Repr. 1B
Lact.
Acute Tox. 4
Acute Tox. 4
STOT RE 1
Eye Dam.1

Chemical information

Synonyms
APFO; Octanoic acid, pentadecafluoro-, ammonium salt; Ammonium pentadecafluorooctanoate; Ammonium CXR 1002; C8; DS 101; FC 1015; FC 143; FX 1006; Fluorad FC 143; Perfluorooctanoic acid ammonium salt; Unidyne DS 101
EC number
223-320-4
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: 
H351
H360D
H362
H332
H302
H372 (liver)
H318
Possible uses
Source: 
This substance is officially classified as being toxic to reproduction (Repr.1B) according to CLP.
Technical function of substances
Source: 
Used as a processing aid in the manufacture of fluoropolymers to produce items such as non-stick surfaces on cookware (Teflon), protective finishes on carpets, and clothing. Source: http://fluoridealert.org/wp-content/pesticides/pfoa.pfos.intro.html
3825-26-1

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
Chemours

THE CHEMOURS COMPANY FC, LLC (FAYETTEVILLE WORKS), 22828 Nc Highway 87 West, Fayetteville, Bladen, 28306, NC, US, , USA

THE CHEMOURS COMPANY FC, LLC (FAYETTEVILLE WORKS), 22828 Nc Highway 87 West, Fayetteville, US, , USA

Source: ECHA