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84-66-2 - Diethyl phthalate, 99% - Benzene-1,2-dicarboxylic acid diethyl ester - Phthalic acid diethyl ester - A17529 - Alfa Aesar

A17529 Diethyl phthalate, 99%

CAS Number
84-66-2
Synonyms
Benzene-1,2-dicarboxylic acid diethyl ester
Phthalic acid diethyl ester

Size Price ($) Quantity Availability
250g 17.91
1000g 28.63
2500g 53.66
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Diethyl phthalate, 99%

MDL
MFCD00009111
EINECS
201-550-6

Chemical Properties

Formula
C12H14O4
Formula Weight
222.24
Melting point
-64°
Boiling Point
296-298°
Flash Point
160°(320°F)
Density
1.118
Refractive Index
1.5020
Solubility
Miscible with ethanol, chloroform, diethyl ether, benzene, acetone, vegetable oils, ketones, carbon tetrachloride, esters, aromatic hydrocarbons and methanol. Slightly miscible with water and aliphatic solvents.

Applications

Diethyl phthalate is used in the production of perfumes, acetyl salicylic acid, plastics and mosquito repellents. It is used in cosmetic formulations and personal care products such as sprays, nail polishes, and perfumes. It acts as an alcohol denaturant. It is also used as a camphor substitute, plasticizer in solid rocket propellants and wetting agent. It finds application as a surface lubricant in food and pharmaceutical packaging. In addition to this, it is used as a detergent base and aerosol spray.

Notes

Incompatible with strong oxidizing agents, strong acids, permanganates and alkalies. Store in a cool place.

Literature References

Wu, Y.; Si, Y.; Zhou, D.; Gao, J. Adsorption of diethyl phthalate ester to clay minerals. Chemosphere 2015, 119, 690-696.

Fang, G.; Zhu, C.; Dionysiou, D. D.; Gao, J.; Zhou, D. Mechanism of hydroxyl radical generation from biochar suspensions: Implications to diethyl phthalate degradation. Bioresour. Technol. 2015, 176, 210-217.

GHS Hazard and Precautionary Statements

Hazard Statements: H361

Suspected of damaging fertility or the unborn child.

Precautionary Statements: P201-P281-P202-P308+P313-P405-P501a

Obtain special instructions before use. Use personal protective equipment as required. Do not handle until all safety precautions have been read and understood. IF exposed or concerned: Get medical advice/attention. Store locked up. Dispose of contents/container in accordance with local/regional/national/international regulations.

Other References

Merck
14,7371
Beilstein
1912500
Harmonized Tariff Code
2917.34
TSCA
Yes
RTECS
TI1050000

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