Agent Name

Pentaerythritol tetraacrylate

CAS Number

4986-89-4

Formula

C17-H20-O8

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2,2-Bis(((1-oxoallyl)oxy)methyl)-1,3-propanediyl diacrylate; 2-Propenoic acid, 1,1'-(2,2-bis(((1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)oxy)methyl)-1,3-propanediyl) ester; 2-Propenoic acid, 2,2-bis(((1-oxo-2-propenyl)oxy)methyl)-1,3-propanediyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Description

Colorless viscous liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

Contains 30-50% 2-(Hydroxymethyl)-2-[[(1-oxoallyl)oxy]methyl]-1,3-propanediyl diacrylate (CAS# 3524-68-3); An irritant that may cause serious eye injury; May cause skin sensitization; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "Pentaerythritol triacrylate."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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