Agent Name

Dimethyl sebacate

CAS Number

106-79-6

Formula

C12-H22-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Sebacic acid dimethyl ester; Dimethyl decanedioate; Dimethyl octane-1,8-dicarboxylate; Methyl sebacate; Decanedioic acid, 1,10-dimethyl ester; Decanedioic acid, dimethyl ester; Sebacic acid, dimethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

White solid; mp = 25-28 deg C; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a plasticizer and to make large scale and fine chemicals and other chemical substances; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Category members and supporting chemicals demonstrated effects including histopathological changes of the kidney and liver, changes in enzyme activities, lesions of heart, kidney, and liver in repeated-dose oral and dermal studies; Developmental toxicity at or below doses maternally toxic; No effects to gonads; No evidence of mutagenicity; [EPA ChAMP: Screening Level Hazard Characterization: Diesters] May cause serious eye injury; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] May cause irritation; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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