Poly(amines) Group

These substances were identified for action under the Chemicals Management Plan (CMP). This screening assessment focuses on 9 substances referred to collectively as the Poly(amines) Group.

Information sheet

Summary of publications
Substance group CAS RN Sub-group DSL name Draft screening assessment Proposed conclusion on section 64 criteria Follow-up activities
Poly(amines) Group 26062-79-3 Poly(DADMAC) 2-Propen-1-aminium, N,N-dimethyl-N-2-propenyl-, chloride, homopolymer HTML Do not meet None planned at this time
26590-05-6 Poly(DADMAC) 2-Propen-1-aminium, N,N-dimethyl-N-2-propenyl-, chloride, polymer with 2-propenamide
25988-97-0 Poly(EDMA) Methanamine, N-methyl-, polymer with (chloromethyl)oxirane
42751-79-1 Poly(EDMA) 1,2-Ethanediamine, polymer with (chloromethyl)oxirane and N-methylmethanamine
52722-38-0 Poly(EDMA) Methanamine, N-methyl-, polymer with ammonia and (chloromethyl)oxirane
69418-26-4 Poly(ASPCA) Ethanaminium, N,N,N-trimethyl-2-[(1-oxo-2-propenyl)oxy]-, chloride, polymer with 2-propenamide
68130-99-4 Poly(ASPCA) Aziridine, homopolymer, ethoxylated
27967-29-9 Poly(ASPCA) Urea, polymer with ammonia and formaldehyde
68134-56-5 Poly(ASPCA) 2-Oxepanone, polymer with (chloromethyl)oxirane, N-(1,3-dimethylbutylidene)-N’-[2-[(1,3-dimethylbutylidene)amino]ethyl]-1,2-ethanediamine, 2-(methylamino)ethanol, 4,4’-(1-methylethylidene)bis[phenol] and 2,2’-oxybis[ethanol], acetate (salt)
Date Activity
October 2019 Anticipated publication of the final screening assessment.
November 10, 2018 Publication and start of 60-day public comment period on the draft screening assessment. The related notice was published in the Canada Gazette, Part I: Vol. 152, No. 45.


These 9 substances were previously evaluated under the second phase of polymer rapid screening, but were classified as requiring further assessment to evaluate potential ecological concerns.

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