Agent Name

Tetraethylene glycol dimethacrylate

CAS Number

109-17-1

Formula

C16-H26-O7

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, oxybis(2,1-ethanediyloxy-2,1-ethanediyl) ester; Methacrylic acid, oxybis(ethyleneoxyethylene) ester; SR 209; TGM 4; Te EGDMA; Tetraethylene glycol, dimethacrylate; Tetraethyleneglycol dimethacrylate; 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 1,1'-(oxybis(2,1-ethanediyloxy-2,1-ethanediyl)) ester; 3,6,9-Trioxaundecamethylene dimethacrylate; Methacrylic acid, diester with tetraethylene glycol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Description

Light brown viscous liquid; [Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Allergic contact dermatitis reported in dental technicians; [Kanerva, p. 1187] May cause irritation; [Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00012 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

"Danger of sensitization of skin." [MAK]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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