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n-DECYL ACRYLATE
ICSC: 0368
Peer-Review Status: 05.09.2003 Validated
2-Propenoic acid, decyl ester
Acrylic acid, decyl ester 
CAS #: 2156-96-9 RTECS #: AS7400000
EC #: 607-133-00-9
EINECS #: 218-462-9
    Formula: C13H24O2
Molecular mass: 212.4

TYPES OF
HAZARD /
EXPOSURE
ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS      PREVENTION      FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible.  NO open flames.  Use water spray, powder, alcohol-resistant foam, carbon dioxide. 
EXPLOSION      
 
EXPOSURE      
Inhalation Cough. Sore throat.  Use local exhaust or breathing protection.  Fresh air, rest. 
Skin Redness. Pain.  Protective gloves. Protective clothing.  Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. 
Eyes Redness. Pain.  Wear safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.  First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention. 
Ingestion Abdominal cramps. Burning sensation. Diarrhoea.  Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.  Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. Refer for medical attention . 

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL
PACKAGING & LABELLING
Personal protection: protective clothing. Collect leaking and spilled liquid in covered containers as far as possible.   
EC Classification
Symbol: Xi, N; R: 36/37/38-51/53; S: (2)-26-28-61; Note: A 
UN Classification
 
GHS Classification
 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE SAFE STORAGE
NFPA Code: H2; F1; R0.   

IMPORTANT DATA
Physical State; Appearance
LIQUID. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
 

Occupational exposure limits
TLV (NOT-ESTABLISHED):. 

Routes of exposure
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its aerosol and by ingestion. 

Inhalation risk
No indication can be given about the rate at which a harmful concentration of this substance in the air is reached on evaporation at 20°C. 

Effects of short-term exposure
The substance is severely irritating to the eyes, skin and respiratory tract. 

Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
 


PHYSICAL PROPERTIES ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
Melting point: not available
Relative density (water = 1): 0.88
Solubility in water: poor
Flash point: 227°C o.c. 
 

NOTES
Insufficient data are available on the effect of this substance on human health and environment.
Many acrylates are known to cause skin sensitization; however there are no data on this specific substance, therefore utmost care must be taken. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 

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