Agent Name

Diphenyl-2-ethylhexyl phosphate

CAS Number

1241-94-7

Formula

C20-H27-O4-P

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

(2-Ethylhexyl)-difenylfosfat [Czech]; 1-Hexanol, 2-ethyl-, ester with diphenyl phosphate; 2-Ethylhexyl diphenyl phosphate; 2-Ethylhexyl diphenylphosphate; Octicizer; Santicizer 141; Phosphoric acid, 2-ethylhexyl diphenyl ester; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Organophosphates, Other

Description

Pale yellow liquid; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer and fireproofing agent for polyvinyl chlorides and polyvinyl copolymers in food packaging and hydraulic fluids for large aircraft; [HSDB]

Comments

An eye and mild skin irritant; [eChemPortal: ERMA] May cause irritation; Toxic by ingestion; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

6.29E-5 mm Hg

Lethal Concentration

LC50 (rat) > 4,800 mg/m3/4h

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