Agent Name

Butyl cyclohexyl phthalate

CAS Number

84-64-0

Formula

C18-H24-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, butyl cyclohexyl ester; Cyclohexyl butyl phthalate; Phthalic acid, butyl cyclohexyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phthalate Esters

Description

Insoluble in water (0.28 mg/L at 25 deg C); [ChemIDplus] Clear liquid; [HSDB] Clear brown liquid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer for polymers, elastomers, and nitrocellulose lacquers; [HSDB]

Comments

See "PHTHALATE ESTERS."

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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