Agent Name

1,6-Hexanediol dimethacrylate

CAS Number

6606-59-3

Formula

C14-H22-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,6-Hexanediyl bismethacrylate; 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 1,1'-(1,6-hexanediyl) ester; 2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 1,6-hexanediyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Description

Clear light yellow liquid with an unpleasant odor; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

An irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Triethylene glycol dimethacrylate" and "1,4-Butanediol dimethacrylate." See "ACRYLIC RESINS (MONOMERS)."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Vapor pressure = 0.02 mm Hg at 100 deg C; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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