Agent Name

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, di-C7-9-branched and linear alkyl esters

CAS Number

68515-41-3

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Di-C7-9-branched and linear alkyl phthalates; [ChemIDplus] Bisoflex L79P; Di C79 alkyl phthalate; DiC7C9 alkyl phthalate; DiC7C9 branched and linear alkyl phthalate; Dialkyl C7C9 phthalate; L79P; Linevol 79 phthalate; [IUCLID] DIPLAST L 7-9; [Polynt SpA MSDS]

Category

Phthalate Esters

Description

Pale yellow liquid with a mild odor; [Polynt SpA MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a plasticizer; [Polynt SpA MSDS]

Comments

Not irritating to skin or eyes of rabbits; Not a skin sensitizer in guinea pigs; A 90-day oral study of rats produced mild anemia and effects to liver and kidney at 0.25% of the diet and above; Liver enlargement and histopathological changes of the liver observed in 21-day oral study of rats at 2,500 mg/kg/day; [IUCLID] Teratogenicity observed in rats at doses maternally toxic; [EPA ChAMP] Causes multiple liver effects and paternal reproductive effects in 10-week oral studies of rats; Causes maternal reproductive effects in 92- and 120-day oral studies of rats; [RTECS] See "PHTHALATE ESTERS."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Reproductive Toxin

Yes

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