Agent Name

4-tert-Butylcyclohexanol

CAS Number

98-52-2

Formula

C10-H20-O

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Cyclohexanol, 4-(1,1-dimethylethyl)-; p-tert-Butylcyclohexanol; Padaryl; Cyclohexanol, 4-tert-butyl-; [ChemIDplus] Patchona cruda; [IUCLID] 4-tert-Butylcyclohexanol, mixture of cis and trans; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Alcohols and Polyols, Other

Description

White powder; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used mainly in soap perfumes; Also used as a precursor for its acetate ester, which is more widely used as a fragrance; [EPA ChAMP: Submission] Used to make fine chemicals and as a laboratory reagent; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

No sensitization observed in study of 25 volunteers at a concentration of 4% in petrolatum; Not a skin or eye irritant in rabbits; Not sensitizing in guinea pig maximization study; [IUCLID] May cause irritation; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.005 mm Hg

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