Agent Name

Decamethylene glycol

Alternative Name

1,10-Decanediol

CAS Number

112-47-0

Formula

C10-H22-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1,10-Decanediol; 1,10-Decamethylene diol; 1,10-Decamethylenediol; 1,10-Dihydroxydecane; 1,6-Bis(2-hydroxyethyl)hexane; alpha,omega-Decanediol; Decamethylenediol; Decane-1,10-diol; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

Solid; [Merck Index] White solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as an intermediate in organic synthesis; [ExPub: EPA - TSCATS]

Comments

Intraperitoneal lethal-dose (mouse) > 500 mg/kg; [RTECS] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "1-Decanol."

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