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821874  Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate
for synthesis

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21 April 2014

Product number Packaging Qty/Pk Quantity Price
8218740100  Plastic bottle   100 ml  loading
8218741000  Plastic bottle   1 l  loading
8218742500  Plastic bottle   2.5 l  loading
Prices are subject to change without notice.
Product information
Synonyms Diisooctyl phthalate, Phthalic acid bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester, Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate, DOP
Hill Formula C24H38O4
Chemical formula C6H4-1,2-[COOCH2CH(C2H5)CH2CH2CH2CH3]2
HS Code 2917 32 00
EC number 204-211-0
Molar mass 390.56 g/mol
EC index number 607-317-00-9
CAS number 117-81-7
Chemical and physical data
Ignition temperature 400 °C
Solubility < - 0.1 g/l (20 °C)
Melting point -50 °C
Molar mass 390.56 g/mol
Density 0.98 g/cm3 (20 °C)
pH value (H2O, 20 °C) neutral
Boiling point 385 °C (1013 hPa)
Vapor pressure < - 0.01 hPa (20 °C)
Explosion limit 0.1 - 0.2 %(V)
Flash point 195 °C
Refractive index 1.4862 (20 °C, 589 nm)
Safety information according to GHS
Hazard Statement(s) H360FD: May damage fertility. May damage the unborn child.
Precautionary Statement(s) P201: Obtain special instructions before use.
P308 + P313: IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/ attention.
Signal Word Danger
Hazard Pictogram(s)
RTECS TI0350000
Storage class 6.1A Combustible substances, toxic
WGK WGK 1 slightly water endangering
Disposal 9
Carcinogenic compounds and flammable compounds labelled "Highly toxic" or "Toxic": container F. Alkyl sulfates are carcinogenic; Take particular care to avoid inhalation and skin contact. To neutralize alkyl sulfates, add dropwise (from a dropping funnel) to concentrated ice-cool Ammonia solution (Cat.No. 105426) with vigorous stirring. Before placing in container D, check the pH with pH Universal indicator strips (Cat.No. 109535).
Safety information
R Phrase R 60-61
May impair fertility.May cause harm to the unborn child.
S Phrase S 53-45
Avoid exposure - obtain special instructions before use.In case of accident or if you feel unwell, seek medical advice immediately (show the label where possible).
Categories of danger toxic for reproduction
Hazard Symbol
Toxicological data
LD 50 oral LD50 rat 30600 mg/kg
LD 50 dermal LD50 rabbit 25000 mg/kg
Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate, molecular structure

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