Agent Name

Dimethyl glutarate

CAS Number

1119-40-0

Formula

C7-H12-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

DBE 5; Dimethyl pentanedioate; Glutaric acid, dimethyl ester; Pentanedioic acid, dimethyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Esters, Other

Description

Liquid with an agreeable odor; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used to make polyester and polyamide resins; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause irritation; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Explanatory Notes

Flash point = 103 deg C; [CAMEO]

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