Agent Name

2,6-Diglycidylphenyl glycidyl ether

CAS Number

13561-08-5

Formula

C15-H18-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2,6-Di(2,3-epoxypropyl)phenyl 2,3-epoxypropyl ether; Bis(2,6-(2,3-epoxypropyl))phenyl glycidyl ether; Diglycidylphenyl glycidyl ether; Ether, 2,6-bis(2,3-epoxypropyl)phenyl 2,3-epoxypropyl; Oxirane, 2,2'-(oxiranylmethoxy)-1,3-phenylene)bis(methylene))bis-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Glycidyl Ethers

Description

Yellow liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as reactive diluent for epoxy resins; [HSDB]

Comments

An irritant; May cause serious eye injury; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline] See "GLYCIDYL ETHERS."

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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