Agent Name

Isobornyl methacrylate

CAS Number

7534-94-3

Formula

C14-H22-O2

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, 1,7,7-trimethylbicyclo(2.2.1)hept-2-yl ester, exo-; Methacrylic acid, isobornyl ester; exo-1,7,7-Trimethylbicyclo(2.2.1)hept-2-yl methacrylate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Description

Clear liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as monomer (i.e. for its homopolymer) and in plastics for repeated use in contact with food; [HSBD]

Comments

May polymerize; An irritant; May cause skin sensitization; [MSDSonline] See "ACRYLIC RESINS (MONOMERS)."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.11 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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