Agent Name

2,2'-Methylenebis(4-methyl-6-(1-methylcyclohexyl)phenol)

CAS Number

77-62-3

Formula

C29-H40-O2

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

Bisalkofen MTsP; Ionox WSP; Nonox WSP; Phenol, 2,2'-methylenebis(4-methyl-6-(1-methylcyclohexyl)-; p-Cresol, 2,2'-methylenebis(6-(1-methylcyclohexyl)-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Aromatic Compounds

Description

White to cream-colored powder; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used as antioxidant; [HSDB] Used as a polymer stabilizer; [MSDSonline]

Comments

Causes weight loss in high-dose feeding studies; LD20 (mouse) = 10000 mg/kg; [RTECS] May cause irritation; Long term overexposure may cause liver and blood effects; Effects in high-dose animal studies include liver injury; [MSDSonline]

Adverse Effects
Hepatotoxin

Hepatotoxin, Secondary

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