Agent Name

UT-632

CAS Number

2386-87-0

Formula

C14-H20-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

(3,4-Epoxycyclohexyl)methyl 3,4-epoxycyclohexylcarboxylate; 3,4-Epoxycyclohexanecarboxylic acid (3,4-epoxycyclohexylmethyl) ester; 3,4-Epoxycyclohexanemethyl 3,4-epoxycyclohexanecarboxylate; 3,4-Epoxycyclohexylmethyl 3,4-epoxycyclohexane carboxylate; 3,4-Epoxycyclohexylmethyl-3,4-epoxycyclohexanecarboxylate; Chissonox 221 monomer; ERL-4221; 7-Oxabicyclo(4.1.0)hept-3-ylmethyl 7-oxabicyclo(4.1.0)heptane-3-carboxylate; 7-Oxabicyclo(4.1.0)heptane-3-carboxylic acid, 7-oxabicyclo(4.1.0)hept-3-ylmethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Glycidyl Ethers

Description

Liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a stabilizer for organophosphorus insecticides and a reactive diluent for epoxy resins; No known commercial production in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

An eye and mild skin irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [eChemPortal: ERMA] Danger of skin sensitization; [MAK] Oral LD50 (rat) = 4490 mg/kg; [RTECS] An irritant; May cause skin sensitization; Targets the liver and kidneys; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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