Agent Name

Alkyl (C12-C13) glycidyl ether

CAS Number

120547-52-6

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

C12-13-Alkyl glycidyl ether; Oxirane, 2-((C12-13-alkyloxy)methyl) derivs.; Oxirane, mono((C12-13-alkyloxy)methyl) derivs.; [ChemIDplus] EPODIL 759; [Air Products MSDS]

Category

Glycidyl Ethers

Description

Colorless liquid with an irritating odor; [Air Products MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a reactive diluent; [Air Products MSDS]

Comments

A 13-week dermal study of rats produced local dermal effects and no systemic toxicity; Low acute oral toxicity in rats and low acute dermal toxicity in rabbits; [EPA ChAMP: Hazard Characterization] A mild eye and moderate skin irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [Air Products MSDS] See "GLYCIDYL ETHERS."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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