Agent Name

Poly(ethylene glycol) methyl ether methacrylate

CAS Number

26915-72-0

Formula

(C2-H4-O)mult-C5-H8-O2

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Methoxypolyethylene glycol monomethacrylate; ; Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propen-1-yl)-omega-methoxy-; Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-(2-methyl-1-oxo-2-propenyl)-omega-methoxy-; [ChemIDplus] Methoxy polyethylene glycol (350) monomethacrylate; [Scientific Polymer Products MSDS]

Category

Polymers

Description

Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] Clear liquid with a musty odor; [Scientific Polymer Products MSDS]

Comments

Stabilized with <= 300 ppm mequinol; A skin and strong eye irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS] See "4-Methoxyphenol." See "ACRYLIC RESINS (MONOMERS)."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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