Agent Name

Di(2-ethylhexyl) adipate

CAS Number

103-23-1

Formula

C22-H42-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

ADO (lubricating oil); Adimoll DO; Adipic acid, bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester; Adipol 2EH; Arlamol DOA; BEHA; Bis(2-ethylhexyl) adipate; Bis(2-ethylhexyl) hexanedioate; Bis-(2-ethylhexyl)ester kyseliny adipove [Czech]; Bisoflex DOA; Crodamol DOA; DEHA; DOA; Di-2-ethylhexyl adipate; Dioctyl adipate; Dioctyl adipate (VAN); Effomoll DA; Effomoll DOA; Ergoplast ADDO; Flexol A 26; Flexol plasticizer 10-A; Flexol plasticizer A-26; Hatcol 2908; Hexanedioic acid, dioctyl ester; Jayflex DOA 2; K 3220; Kemester 5652; Kodaflex DOA; Lankroflex DOA; Mollan S; Monoplex DOA; Morflex 310; Octyl adipate; Octyl adipate (VAN); PX-238; Plasthall DOA; Plastomoll DOA; Reomol DOA; Rucoflex Plasticizer DOA; Sansocizer DOA; Sicol 250; Staflex DOA; Truflex DOA; USS 700; Uniflex DOA; Vestinol OA; Vistone A 10; Wickenol 158; Witamol 320; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Light-colored, oily liquid; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as a plasticizer, in processing polyvinyl and other polymers, as a solvent, in aircraft lubricants, and in hydraulic fluids; [HSDB]

Comments

An eye irritant; [HSDB] May cause effects on the central nervous system and liver; [ICSC] A skin and eye irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

8.5E-7 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 196 deg C; [Hawley]

Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

Adverse Effects
Neurotoxin

CNS Solvent Syndrome

Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

IARC Carcinogen

Not Classifiable

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