Agent Name

Bis(2-ethylhexyl) terephthalate

CAS Number

6422-86-2

Formula

C24-H38-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,4-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester; Di-(2-ethylhexyl) terephthalate; Kodaflex DOTP; Terephthalic acid, bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Plasticizers

Description

Liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer and as a softener for nitrile-butadiene rubber, chloroprene rubber, and isobutylene-isoprene rubber; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.14E-5 mm Hg

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