Agent Name

Polysorbate 85

CAS Number

9005-70-3

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Polyoxyethylene (20) sorbitan trioleate; Sorbitan, tri-9-octadecenoate, poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) derivs.; Emsorb 6903; Glycosperse TO-20; Liposorb TO-20; Polyoxyethylene 20 sorbitan trioleate; Polysorbate 85; Protasorb TO-20; Sorbimacrogol trioleate 300; Tween 85; Polyoxyethylene sorbitan trioleate; Sorbitan, tri-(9Z)-9-octadecenoate, poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) derivs.; Sorbitan, tri-9-octadecenoate, poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl) derivs., (Z,Z,Z)-; Sorbitan, trioleate polyoxyethylene deriv.; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Polyoxyethylenes

Description

Clear dark brown liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Comments

A mild human skin irritant; [RTECS] Not considered hazardous by GHS classification; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

18.09 mm Hg

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