Agent Name

Cyclododecalactam

CAS Number

947-04-6

Formula

C12-H23-N-O

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1-Aza-2-cyclotridecanone; 2-Azacyclotridecanone; 2-Oxo-dodecamethylenimine; Dodecanoic acid, 12-amino-, lactam; Dodecyllactam; Laurin lactam; Laurinolactam; Lauryl lactam; omega-Dodecalactam; omega-Dodecanolactam; omega-Laurolactam; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Monomers

Description

Solid; [eChemPortal: SIDSUNEP] Very faintly beige crystalline lumps; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as a monomer for the polymerization of polyamide; [eChemPortal: SIDSUNEP]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "Caprolactam."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

7.31E-6 mm Hg

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