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Table 1 Provisional list of chemicals [CAS number] used in the production of VC and PVC and related products

From: Reanalysis of updated mortality among vinyl and polyvinyl chloride workers: Confirmation of historical evidence and new findings

Acetates Alcohol Sodium hydroxide [1310-73-2] Phosgene [75-44-5]
Acetylene [74-86-2] Chlorofluoromethane [593-70-4] Sulphates [EDF-078] Plasticizers
Acetone cyanhydrin [75-86-5] Ammonia [7664-41-7] Ethylene [74-85-1] Stabilizers
Acids: Asbestos [1332-21-4] Hexane [110-54-3] Tedimon 31 [9016-87-9]
   acetic [64-19-7] Caprolactam [105-60-2] Dichloroethane [1300-21-6] Terephthalates
   hydrocyanic [74-90-8] Chlorine [7782-50-5] Diphenylmethane diisocyanate Vinyl chloride [75-01-4]
   hydrochloric [7647-01-0] Dioxide [101-68-8] Polyvinyl chloride [9002-86-2]:
   fluorhydric [7664-39-3] Fluorides [16984-48-8] Tetrachloroethane [79-34-5] Granules, compound, suspension, copolymers, emulsion.
   nitric [7697-37-2] Hydramine Tetrachloroethylene [127-18-4]  
   sulphuric [7664-93-9] Hydrogen [1333-74-0] Trichloroethylene [79-01-6]  
   hypochlorous [7790-92-3] Sodium cyanide [143-33-9] Toluene diisocyanate [26471-62-5]  
Acrylonitrile [107-13-1] Potassium cyanide [151-50-8] Petrol