Dibasic Ester

Product details

Dimethyl Adipate
CAS-No. 627-93-0
EINECS-No. 211-00-6
Chemical formula: C8H14O4

Dimethyl Succinate
CAS-No. 106-65-0
EINECS-No. 200-659-6
Chemical formula: C8H14O4

CAS-No. 67-56-1
EINECS-No. 200-659-6
Chemical formula: CH4O

Trade name: Dibasic ester

Application of the substance / the preparation: Solvents

MSDS according 91/155 EEC (2001/58 EC)


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Information pertaining to particular dangers for man and environment:
No hazards to be particularly mentioned. Please note the information of this Material Safety Data Sheet. The product does not have to be labelled due to the calculation procedure of the "General Classification guideline for preparations of the EU" in the latest valid version.

Classification system for Dibasic Ester
The classification was made according to the latest editions of the EU-lists, and expanded using company data and specialized literature.
Chemical characterization for Dibasic Ester

Mixutre of methyl esters of succinic acid, glutaric acid and adipic acid.

Dangerous components:
General Information for Dibasic Ester
Form: Fluid
Colour: Colourless
Odour: Sweetish

Change in condition:
Melting point/Melting range: undetermined
Boiling point/Boiling range: 196-225°C
Crystallization temperature / range: -20°C
Flash point: 100°C (closed cup)
Ignition temperature: 370°C
Self igniting: Product is not self-igniting.
Danger of explosion: Product is not explosive. However, formation of explosive air/vapour mixtures are possible.
Explosion limits:
Lower: 0.9 Vol %
Upper: 8.0 Vol %
Density at 20°C: 1.092 g/cm³

Solubility in / Miscibility with
Water at 20°C: 5.3 g/l
Land transport ADR/RID (cross-border)
ADR/RID class: -
No hazardous good according to the regulation.

Maritime transport IMDG:
IMDG Class: -
No hazardous good according to the regulation.
Marine pollutant: No

Air transport ICAO-TI and IATA-DGR:
ICAO/IATA Class: -
No hazardous good according to the regulation.
Markings according to EC guidelines:
Observe the general safety regulations when handling chemicals
The product is not subject to identification regulations under EC Directives and the Ordinance on Hazardous Materials (GefStoffV). Although this product is not subject to identification regulations, we recommend to observe the safety suggestions.

Safety phrases:
25 Avoid contact with eyes.

National regulations

Water hazard class:
Water hazard class 1 (Self-assessment): slightly hazardous for water.

Hazard description

GHS hazard labels

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