Agent Name

Isopropyl myristate

CAS Number

110-27-0

Formula

C17-H34-O2

Major Category

Other Uses

Synonyms

1-Methylethyl tetradecanoate; 1-Tridecanecarboxylic acid, isopropyl ester; Bisomel; Crodamol I.P.M.; Crodamol IPM; Deltyl Extra; Deltylextra; Emcol-IM; Emerest 2314; Estergel; IPM; Isomyst; Isopropyl tetradecanoate; JA-FA IPM; Kessco IPM; Kessco isopropyl myristate; Kesscomir; Myristic acid, isopropyl ester; Plymoutm IPM; Promyr; Sinnoester MIP; Starfol IPM; Stepan D-50; Tegester; Tetradecanoic acid, 1-methylethyl ester; Tetradecanoic acid, isopropyl; Tetradecanoic acid, isopropyl ester; Unimate IPM; Wickenol 101; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Emulsifiers/Surfactants

Description

Colorless liquid; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as emollient and emulsifier in cosmetics and topical medicines, parenteral solvent (intravenous solutions), and reagent in tests for sterility; [HSDB]

Comments

A skin irritant; [SAX] An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

9.35E-5 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC (rat) > 41,000 mg/m3/1h

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