Agent Name

2-Ethyl-N,N-bis(2-ethylhexyl)hexylamine

CAS Number

1860-26-0

Formula

C24-H51-N

Major Category

Nitrogen Compounds

Synonyms

1-Hexanamine, 2-ethyl-N,N-bis(2-ethylhexyl)-; [ChemIDplus] 2-Ethyl-N,N-bis(2-ethylhexyl)hexan-1-amine; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations] Tris(2-ethylhexyl)amine; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Category

Amines, Aliphatic

Description

Light yellow viscous liquid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Sources/Uses

Used mainly as an additive in powder coatings; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] Used to make powder resins, paper dye, and in the coatings industry; [ToxPlanet: ECHA REACH Registrations]

Comments

Increased ALT and GGT (females only) and gross and histopathological changes of the mesenteric lymph nodes and ovaries observed in 90-day oral study of rats at 12,000 ppm dietary; [ToxPlanet: EPA - TSCATS] An irritant; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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