Agent Name

Triglycol diacetate

Alternative Name

Triethylene glycol diacetate

CAS Number

111-21-7

Formula

C10-H18-O6

Major Category

Plastics & Rubber

Synonyms

Triethylene glycol diacetate; 2,2'-(Ethylenedioxy)di(ethyl acetate); Acetic acid, triethylene glycol diester; Ethanol, 2,2'-ethylenedioxydi-, diacetate; TDAC; Triglycol, diacetate; 2,2'-(1,2-Ethanediylbis(oxy))bisethanol, diacetate; 2,2'-(Ethane-1,2-diylbis(oxy))bisethyl diacetate; Ethanol, 2,2'-((1,2-ethanediyl)bis(oxy))bis-, 1,1'-diacetate; Ethanol, 2,2'-(1,2-ethanediylbis(oxy))bis-, diacetate; Triethylene glycol, diacetate; [ChemIDplus]

Category

Other Plasticizers

Description

Colorless liquid; [HSDB] Odorless; [CAMEO]

Sources/Uses

Used as plasticizer for cellulose acetate, cellulose nitrate, cellulose acetate butyrate, ethyl cellulose, and polymethyl methacrylate resins; [HSDB]

Comments

A reproductive effector and mild skin irritant; [RTECS] May polymerize; A skin and eye irritant; [CAMEO] A skin irritant; [MSDSonline]

Exposure Assessment
Vapor Pressure

0.00409 mm Hg

Explanatory Notes

VP = 19.0 mm Hg at 25 deg C; [CAMEO] VP = 0.023 mm Hg at 25 deg C; [MSDSonline]

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