Agent Name

Triethylene glycol dibutyl ether

Alternative Name

Butyltriglyme

CAS Number

63512-36-7

Formula

C14-H30-O4

Major Category

Solvents

Synonyms

5,8,11,14-Tetraoxaoctadecane; [ChemIDplus] Butyltriglyme; [www.actio.net] Triethyleneglycol dibutylether; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Category

Glycol Ethers (Glymes)

Description

Clear colorless liquid; [Acros Organics MSDS]

Comments

May form explosive peroxides; Reportedly susceptible to autoxidation; An irritant; [Acros Organics MSDS] See "Monoglyme."

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

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