Agent Name

Decylbenzene

CAS Number

104-72-3

Formula

C16-H26

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Phenyldecane; Benzene, decyl-; Decane, 1-phenyl-; n-Decylbenzene; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB]; [MSDSonline] White liquid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used to make linear alkyl sulfonates; [HSDB]

Comments

An eye irritant; A mild skin, nose, and throat irritant; [CAMEO] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00128 mm Hg

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