Agent Name

Tetradecyl methacrylate

CAS Number

2549-53-3

Formula

C18-H34-O2

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

2-Propenoic acid, 2-methyl-, tetradecyl ester; Methacrylic acid, tetradecyl ester; Myristyl methacrylate; Tetradecyl 2-methyl-2-propenoate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

(Meth)acrylates

Sources/Uses

Used as monomer for polymethacrylates, additive for hydraulic oils, and softener for lacquers; [HSDB]

Comments

See "ACRYLIC RESINS (MONOMERS)."

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00018 mm Hg

Adverse Effects
Skin Sensitizer

Yes

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