Agent Name

Ditridecyl phthalate

CAS Number

119-06-2

Formula

C34-H58-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, ditridecyl ester; 1-Tridecanol, phthalate; Bis(tridecyl) phthalate; DTDP; Ditridecyl 1,2-benzenedicarboxylate; Jayflex DTDP; Nuoplaz; Phthalic acid, ditridecyl ester; Polycizer 962-BPA; Polycizer 962BPA; Staflex DTDP; Truflex DTDP; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phthalate Esters

Description

Nearly colorless liquid; [CAMEO] Clear water white liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer for polyvinyl chloride in cable and high-temperature wire insulation; [HSDB]

Comments

Rats fed 250 mg/kg/day for 42 days survive, but show evidence of liver injury; Oral LD50 (rat) >2000 mg/kg; Like dioctyl phthalate, it may cause CNS depression and mild liver toxicity after ingestion of large amounts; [HSDB] May cause irritation; [MSDSonline] See "PHTHALATE ESTERS."

Exposure Assessment
Flammability (NFPA)

1: Must be preheated

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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