Agent Name

Trimethylolpropane ethoxylate

CAS Number

50586-59-9

Formula

(C2-H4-O)mult-(C2-H4-O)mult-(C2-H4-O)mult-C6-H14-O3

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), alpha-hydro-omega-hydroxy-, ether with 2-ethyl-2-(hydroxymethyl)-1,3-propanediol (3:1); [ChemIDplus] Propylidynetrimethanol, ethoxylated; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Category

Polymers

Description

Colorless viscous liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used to make large scale and fine chemicals, flexible and rigid foams, coatings, adhesives-sealants, elastomers, TPU, polyamide, synthetic fibers, composite materials, and in foundries; [ExPub: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Not a skin or eye irritant in rabbits; Not skin sensitizer in mice; No adverse effects observed in repeated-dose study of rats at doses up to 1,000 mg/kg; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

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