Dioctylphthalate

Product details:

Dioctylphthalate (DOTP) is colourless and one of the group of the phthalates. Dioctylphthalate is organical and becomes ussually used for plasticizer, solvent and varnish. Maybe the most important phthalate.

CAS-No. 117-81-7
EINECS-No. 204-211-0

Synonyms: Di-(2-ethylhexyl) Terephthalate | Phthalsäurebis(2-ethylhexyl) bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate
Uses/applications: Plasticizer

Specifications

arrow Specifications GENERAL

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

 MSDS EN  SDB DE

More information

Information pertaining to particular dangers for man and environment for Dioctylphthalate (DOTP):
According to current European laws and regulations the product is not dangerous or toxic material (based on the available data). Light irritant effect on skin and eyes is possible. Pay attention to information given in this Safety Data Sheet!

Hazard description: not applicable

Chemical characterization for Dioctylphthalate (DOTP), Di-(2-ethylhexyl) Terephthalate or Phthalsäurebis(2-ethylhexyl) bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate:
CAS No. Description:
6422-86-2 bis(2-ethylhexyl) terephthalate

Identification number(s):

EINECS Number: 229-176-9
General Information
for Dioctylphthalate (DOTP), Di-(2-ethylhexyl) Terephthalate or Phthalsäurebis(2-ethylhexyl) bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate:
Form: Fluid
Colour: Colourless
Odour: Characteristic

Change in condition:
Melting point/Melting range: -48°C
Boiling point/Boiling range: 383°C
Flash point: > 110°C (closed cup)
Danger of explosion: Product does not present an explosion hazard.
Density at 20°C: 0.984 g/cm³

Solubility in / Miscibility with
Water:
Insoluble
Segregation coefficient (n-octanol/water): 8.39 log POW
(Estimated)
Land transport ADR/RID (cross-border) for Dioctylphthalate (DOTP):
ADR/RID class: No hazardous good according to the regulation.

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

Air transport ICAO-TI and IATA-DGR:
ICAO/IATA Class: No hazardous good according to the regulation.
Markings according to EC guidelines for Dioctylphthalate (DOTP):
The substance(product)is not subject to classification according to EC-directives and other sources of literature known to us. Observe the general safety regulations when handling chemicals.

National regulations


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

Hazard description

GHS hazard labels

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