Agent Name

Diethylene glycol diacrylate

CAS Number

4074-88-8

Formula

C10-H14-O5

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2-Propenoic acid, oxydi-2,1-ethanediyl ester; Acrylic acid, 2-ethoxyethanol diester; Acrylic acid, oxydiethylene ester; Diacrylate diethylene glycol; Oxydiethylene acrylate; Oxydiethylene diacrylate; TGA 2; [ChemIDplus] UN2922

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used in coatings and adhesives for curing by UV, beta, and gamma radiation; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin and eye irritant; [CAMEO] An irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [eChemPortal: ESIS] Danger of skin sensitization; [MAK] See "ACRYLIC RESINS (MONOMERS)."

Reference Link

Occupational contact dermatitis from acrylic monomer in paint.

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.04 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 78 deg C; [CAMEO] The Guide in the Emergency Response Guidebook is for "Corrosive liquid, toxic, n.o.s."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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