Agent Name

Hydroxypivalic acid neopentyl glycol ester

CAS Number

1115-20-4

Formula

C10-H20-O4

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

3-Hydroxy-2,2-dimethylpropyl hydroxypivalate; 3-(Hydroxypivaloyloxy)-2,2-dimethylpropanol; 3-Hydroxy-2,2-dimethylpropyl 2,2-dimethylhydracrylate; Esterdiol 204; Hydracrylic acid, 2,2-dimethyl-, 3-hydroxy-2,2-dimethylpropyl ester; Hydroxyneopentyl hydroxypivalate; Hydroxypivalic acid neopentyl glycol ester; Hydroxypivalyl hydroxypivalate; Neopental glycol monohydroxypivalate; Neopentyl glycol monohydroxypivalate; Propanoic acid, 3-hydroxy-2,2-dimethyl-, 3-hydroxy-2,2-dimethylpropyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Organic Compounds

Description

Solid; [IUCLID] White odorless solid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used to modify polyesters in automotive coatings; [Ullmann]

Comments

An eye irritant, based on animal studies; [IUCLID] An eye irritant; [MSDSonline]

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