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Descriptor in English: Styrenes
Descriptor in Spanish: Estirenos
Descriptor in Portuguese: Estirenos
Descriptor in French: Styrènes
Tree number(s): D02.455.426.559.389.150.750
Scope note: Derivatives and polymers of styrene. They are used in the manufacturing of synthetic rubber, plastics, and resins. Some of the polymers form the skeletal structures for ion exchange resin beads.
Annotation: STYRENE and POLYSTYRENES are also available
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
EC economics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
History Note: 68
DeCS UI: 13730
Descriptor UI: D013343
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 1999/11/03
Styrenes - Preferred
Concept UI M0020644
Scope note Derivatives and polymers of styrene. They are used in the manufacturing of synthetic rubber, plastics, and resins. Some of the polymers form the skeletal structures for ion exchange resin beads.
Preferred term Styrenes



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