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The information for this substance is partially available.

The section entitled Complete data sheet is not available in English for this substance. Consult the French version.

Identification

Description


Principaux synonymes

Noms français :

  • Gomme de guar

Noms anglais :

  • GUAR
  • GUAR FLOUR
  • Guar gum
  • GUM GUAR
  • SOLVENT PURIFIED GUAR GUM
Utilisation et sources d'émission

Agent épaississant, fabrication de produits alimentaires

Références

  • ▲1.  Lagier, F. et al., «Occupational asthma caused by guar gum.» Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Vol. 85, p. 785-790. (1990). [AP-032549]
  • ▲2.  Kanerva, L. et al., «Occupational allergic rhinitis from gum guar.» Clinical Allergy. Vol. 18, p. 245-252. (1988). [AP-019487]
  • ▲3.  Malo, J.-L. et al., «Prevalence of occupational asthma and immunologic sensitization to guar gum among employees at a carpet-manufacturing plant.» Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Vol. 4 (pt 1), p. 562-569. (1990).
  • ▲4.  Leznoff, A., Haight, J.S. et Hoffstein, V., «Reversible obstructive sleep apnea caused by occupational exposure to guar gum dust.» American Review of Respiratory Disease. Vol. 133, p. 935-936. (1986).

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