Agent Name

Tetradecylbenzene

CAS Number

1459-10-5

Formula

C20-H34

Major Category

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Synonyms

1-Phenyltetradecane; Benzene, tetradecyl-; Tetradecane, 1-phenyl-; [ChemIDplus] n-Tetradecylbenzene; [MSDSonline]

Category

Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

mp = 16.15 deg C; [HSDB] Colorless liquid; mp = 16.1 deg C; [CAMEO] Liquid; [MSDSonline]

Sources/Uses

Used in mixture as intermediate for linear alkylbenzenesulfonates; Not commercially isolated from linear alkylbenzenes in the US; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause mild irritation; [CAMEO]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

2.38E-5 mm Hg

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