Agent Name

Fatty acids, tall-oil, reaction products with triethylenetetramine

CAS Number

68919-79-9

Major Category

Biological Agents

Synonyms

Tall oil acids, triethylenetetramine condensate; [ChemIDplus] EPICURE 3046; [Canada Colors and Chemicals MSDS] UN2735

Category

Rosin and Derivatives

Description

Amber liquid with an odor of amines; [Canada Colors and Chemicals MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used as a curing agent; [Canada Colors and Chemicals MSDS]

Comments

Contains 5-10% triethylenetetramine (CAS# 112-24-3); Causes burns; Inhalation may cause corrosive injuries to upper respiratory tract; May cause skin and respiratory sensitization; Chronic exposure may cause kidney and liver injury; [Canada Colors and Chemicals MSDS] See "Tall oil fatty acids." See "Triethylene tetramine."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

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

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Asthma

Yes

Dermatotoxin

Skin Burns

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