Agent Name

Diethyl ethoxymethylenemalonate

CAS Number

87-13-8

Formula

C10-H16-O5

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Diethyl (ethoxymethylene)malonate; Diethyl EMME; Ethoxymethylenemalonic acid diethyl ester; Malonic acid, (ethoxymethylene)-, diethyl ester; Propanedioic acid, (ethoxymethylene)-, diethyl ester; Propanedioic acid, 2-(ethoxymethylene)-, 1,3-diethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Colorless liquid; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make fine chemicals; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

A moderate skin irritant; Causes somnolence and gastrointestinal changes in oral lethal-dose studies of rats; [RTECS] An irritant; May cause skin and respiratory sensitization; Harmful by ingestion; [Alfa Aesar MSDS] Search for (87-13-8[EC/RN Number]) AND (allergic OR dermatitis OR asthma OR sensitizer OR sensitization): no results; [PubMed]

Exposure Assessment
Lethal Concentration

LCLo (mouse) = 44 mg/m3

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