Agent Name

Diphenyl terephthalate

CAS Number

1539-04-4

Formula

C20-H14-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,4-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, 1,4-diphenyl ester; 1,4-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, diphenyl ester; Terephthalic acid, diphenyl ester (8CI); [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Plasticizers

Description

White odorless powder; [Alfa Aesar MSDS]

Comments

An oxidizer that may cause fire on contact with combustible materials; An irritant; Targets the nerves and lungs; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Bis(2-ethylhexyl) terephthalate."

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