Benzotriazole

formula: C6H5N3 ; CAS Registry Number: 95-14-7
Structure of Benzotriazole
Quelle: ECHA - Benzotriazole

UV stabilizers in plastics

Phenolic benzotriazoles are widely applied as UV stabilizers in plastics and to some extent also in cosmetics and sun screens. Many phenolic benzotriazoles are highly lipophilic compounds and exhibit a high sorption and bioaccumulation potential.

Substances

UV-320 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-329 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-350 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-328 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-327 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-928 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-360 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-326 UV stabilizer in plastics
UV-234 UV stabilizer in plastics

Specimen

Bream Bioindicator in rivers and lakes
Suspended particulate matter Fine insoluble mineral or organic particles in the water phase

Sampling area

Saarländischer Verdichtungsraum Important, old-industrialised conurbation in Germany.
Rhein Longest river in Germany

Sampling period

1995 - 2013

Extended information

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