Agent Name

Octyl decyl phthalate

CAS Number

119-07-3

Formula

C26-H42-O4

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Decyl octyl 1,2-benzenedicarboxylate; Decyl octyl phthalate; Dinopol 235; Phthalic acid, decyl octyl ester; Polycizer 532; Polycizer 562; Staflex 500; n-Decyl n-octyl phthalate; n-Octyl n-decyl phthalate; n-Octyl-n-decyl phthalate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Phthalate Esters

Description

Clear liquid; [Hawley]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer for vinyl resins; [Hawley]

Comments

Oral LD50 (rat) = 45 g/kg; [Sax] Like dioctyl phthalate, it may cause CNS depression and mild liver toxicity after ingestion of large amounts; [HSDB] In general, phthalate esters have extremely low vapor pressures, and they are readily biodegraded; An eye, nose, and throat irritant; [CAMEO] Harmful by inhalation, skin absorption, and ingestion; [MSDSonline] See "PHTHALATE ESTERS."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

3.88E-7 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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