Agent Name

2,2-Dimethyltrimethylene acrylate

CAS Number

2223-82-7

Formula

C11-H16-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,3-Propanediol, 2,2-dimethyl-, diacrylate; 2,2-Dimethylpropane diacrylate; 2,2-Dimethylpropane-1,3-diol diacrylate; 2-Propenoic acid, 2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediyl ester; Acrylic acid, 2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediol diester; Acrylic acid, 2,2-dimethyltrimethylene ester; Dimethylolpropane diacrylate; Neopentyl glycol diacrylate; Neopentylglycol diacrylate; SR 247; Viscoat 247; 2,2-Dimethyl-1,3-propanediyl diacrylate; 2-Propenoic acid, 1,1'-(2,2-dimethyl-1,3-propanediyl) ester; Neopentanediol diacrylate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Description

Liquid; mp = 6 deg C; [ICSC] Clear colorless to light yellow liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a crosslinking agent for UV curable polymers for inks and coatings; [HSDB]

Comments

May polymerize; A skin, eye, and respiratory tract irritant; May cause skin sensitization; Can be absorbed through skin; [ICSC] An irritant; May cause serious eye injury; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline] See "ACRYLIC RESINS (MONOMERS)."

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 115 deg C; [ICSC]

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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