Agent Name

3,3-Dimethylglutarate

CAS Number

4839-46-7

Formula

C7-H12-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

3,3-Dimethylglutaric acid; 3,3-Dimethylpentanedioic acid; beta,beta-Dimethylglutaric acid; Glutaric acid, 3,3-dimethyl- (8CI); Pentanedioic acid, 3,3-dimethyl-; [ChemIDplus] Dimethylglutarate; [REPROTOX]

Category

Organic Acids

Description

White crystalline powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used with other dibasic esters as solvents in paints, cosmetics, and fragrances; [REPROTOX]

Comments

A skin and strong eye irritant; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] See "Glutaric acid."

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