Agent Name

Tridecylbenzene

CAS Number

123-02-4

Formula

C19-H32

Major Category

Other Classes

Synonyms

1-Phenyltridecane; Benzene, tridecyl-; Detergent Alkylate No. 5; Tridane; Tridecane, 1-phenyl-; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Aromatic Hydrocarbons

Description

Colorless liquid; mp = 10 deg C; [HSDB]

Sources/Uses

Used to make detergents and surface-active agents; in mixture as intermediate for linear alkylbenzene sulfonates; [HSDB]

Comments

May cause irritation; [CAMEO]; May be harmful after ingestion, inhalation, or skin absorption; [CHRIS]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

1.27E-5 mm Hg

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