Agent Name

Oxirane, 2,2',2'',2'''-(1,2-ethanediylidenetetrakis(4,1-phenyleneoxymethyle

CAS Number

7328-97-4

Formula

C38-H38-O8

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,1,2,2-Tetrakis(p-glycidyloxyphenyl)ethane; Tetraphenylolethane, epichlorohydrin epoxy resin; 2,2',2'',2'''-(Ethane-1,2-diylidenetetrakis(p-phenyleneoxymethylene))tetraoxirane; 1,1,2,2-Tetra(p-hydroxyphenyl)-ethane tetraglycidyl ether; Ethane, 1,1,2,2-tetrakis(p-(2,3-epoxypropoxy)phenyl)-; [ChemIDplus] TGOPE; 1,1,2,2-(4,4',4'',4'''-Tetraglycidyloxyphenyl)ethane; 1,1,2,2-Tetrakis(4-glycidoxyphenyl)ethane; 1,1,2,2-Tetrakis(p-hydroxyphenyl)ethane tetraglycidyl ether; Tetraglycidyl ether of 1,1,2,2-tetrakis(p-hydroxyphenyl)ethane; [ToxPlanet: Government of Canada: Proposed Risk Management Approach] EPON Resin 1031; [Hexion MSDS]

Category

Glycidyl Ethers

Description

Granules with a slight odor; [Hexion MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make paints, coatings, and adhesives, as an adhesive/binding agent (applications include semiconductor manufacturing), and in resin and synthetic rubber manufacturing; [ExPub: Government of Canada: Proposed Risk Management Approach]

Comments

May cause irritation; [Hexion MSDS] See "p-Cresyl glycidyl ether."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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