Kaolin

CAS:  1332-58-7

Synonyms:    Acidic white clays; clay; china clay;

Uses:    Filler and coatings for paper and rubber; refractories; ceramics; cements; fertilizers; chemicals; catalyst carrier; anticaking preparations; cosmetics; insecticides; paint; source of alumina; adsorbent for clarification of liquids; electrical insulators.

Hazard:    Repeated exposure can cause  Chronic pulmonary fibrosis, stomach granuloma