Agent Name

Oleic acid, butyl ester

Alternative Name

Butyl oleate

CAS Number

142-77-8

Formula

C22-H42-O2

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Butyl oleate; 9-Octadecenoic acid (Z)-, butyl ester; 9-Octadecenoic acid, butyl ester (Z)-; 9-Octadecenoic acid, butyl ester (cis); Advaplast 42; Advaplast 42 (VAN); Butyl cis-9-octadecenoate; Bytyl oleate; Hallco C 503; Hallco C-503 Plasticizer; Kessco 554; Kesscoflex BO; Plasthall 503; Plasthall 914; Uniflex BYO; Vinicizer 30; Wilmar Butyl Oleate; Witcizer 100; Witcizer 101; n-Butyl oleate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Plasticizers

Description

Light colored liquid; [Hawley] Yellow liquid; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer (especially PVC), solvent, lubricant, and water-resistant agent in coatings and polishes; Also used as a softener for natural and synthetic rubbers, an agricultural defoamer, and a fragrance additive; [HSDB]

Comments

An irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.63E-6 mm Hg

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