Agent Name

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, diheptyl ester, branched and linear

CAS Number

68515-44-6

Formula

C22-H34-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, diheptyl ester; Branched and linear diheptyl phthalate; Phthalic acid, dialkyl(C7) ester; [ChemIDplus] PALATINOL 7P; [BASF MSDS]

Category

Phthalate Esters

Description

Liquid; [EPA ChAMP] Colorless oily liquid with a mild odor; [BASF MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used in automotive care, rubber, and plastic products [EPA ChAMP]

Comments

Primary carbon length backbone of C7: No animal studies for this specific compound, but members (and supporting chemicals) of the high molecular weight phthalate esters demonstrated no skin or eye irritation in rabbits and low acute toxicity by oral, inhalation, and dermal routes; May cause histopathological changes to liver and adverse reproductive effects; [EPA ChAMP] A skin and eye irritant; [BASF MSDS] See "PHTHALATE ESTERS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.2E-5 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

Reproductive Toxin

Yes

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