Agent Name

Dihexyl azelate

CAS Number

109-31-9

Formula

C21-H40-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Azelaic acid, dihexyl ester; Di-n-hexyl azelate; Di-n-hexylester kyseliny azelaove [Czech]; DnHA; Nonanedioic acid, dihexyl ester; Plastolein 9050; Plastolein 9051; Plastolein 9051 DHNZ; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Plasticizers

Description

Liquid; [HSDB] Clear liquid with a mild ester odor; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer for polyvinyl chloride, vinyl copolymers, cellulose resins, polypropylene food wrap, and various other resins; [HSDB]

Comments

No significant adverse effects observed in long term studies with rats and dogs; [HSDB]

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