Agent Name

Amides, from Me epoxyhydroxyoctadecanoate, tetraethylenepentamine and veget

CAS Number

68443-08-3

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

GENAMID 2000; [Cognis MSDS] UN3267

Category

Other Plasticizers

Description

Yellow liquid with an ammoniacal odor; [Cognis MSDS]

Sources/Uses

"A moderately low viscosity, amidoamine resin designed for reaction with liquid or solid epoxy resins in epoxy coating systems." [BASF website] "Amidoamines are a class of chemical compounds that are formed from fatty acids and diamines. They are used as intermediates in the synthesis of surfactants, such as cocamidopropyl betaine (CAPB), some of which are used in personal care products including soaps, shampoos, and cosmetics. Amidoamines can also serve as curing agents for epoxy resins." [Wikipedia]

Comments

Causes burns; [Cognis MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive liquid, basic, organic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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Processes

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