Agent Name

Amides, from tall-oil fatty acids and tetraethylenepentamine

CAS Number

68155-17-9

Formula

Unspecified

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Tall oil fatty acid, tetraethylenepentamine amide; Tall oil fatty acids, tetraethylenepentamine amide; [ChemIDplus] EPI-CURE 3055; TETRAETHYLENEPENTAMINE (TEPA) TALL OIL FATTY ACID AMIDO AMINE; [Canada Colors and Chemicals MSDS] UN2735

Category

Rosin and Derivatives

Description

Clear amber liquid with an amine odor; [Canada Colors and Chemicals MSDS]

Comments

Contains 5-10% tetraethylenepentamine (TEPA, CAS# 112-57-2); Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; May cause skin sensitization; [Canada Colors and Chemicals MSDS] See "Tetraethylenepentamine." See "Tall oil fatty acids."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Amines, liquid, corrosive, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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