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DI(2-ETHYLHEXYL) SEBACATEICSC: 1290
November 1998
CAS #: 122-62-3Sebacic acid, bis(2-ethylhexyl)ester
Bis(2-ethylhexyl) sebacate
Decanedioic acid, bis(2-ethylhexyl) ester
Dioctyl sebacate
EINECS #: 204-558-8

  ACUTE HAZARDS PREVENTION FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE & EXPLOSION Combustible.    NO open flames.    Use foam, powder, carbon dioxide.   

   
  SYMPTOMS ACUTE HAZARDS FIRST AID
Inhalation   Use ventilation.  Fresh air, rest. 
Skin   Protective gloves.  Remove contaminated clothes. Rinse and then wash skin with water and soap. 
Eyes   Wear safety spectacles.  First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then refer for medical attention. 
Ingestion   Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.  Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. 

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL CLASSIFICATION & LABELLING
 

According to UN GHS Criteria

 

Transportation
UN Classification
 

STORAGE
 
PACKAGING
 
DI(2-ETHYLHEXYL) SEBACATE ICSC: 1290
PHYSICAL & CHEMICAL INFORMATION

Physical State; Appearance
COLOURLESS OILY LIQUID. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
Reacts with oxidants. 

Formula: C26H50O4 / CH3(CH2)3CH(C2H5)CH2OOC(CH2)8COOCH2CH(C2H5)(CH2)3CH3
Molecular mass: 426.7
Boiling point at 0.7kPa: 256°C
Melting point: -48°C
Relative density (water = 1): 0.9
Solubility in water: none
Vapour pressure, Pa at 37°C: 0.000024
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 14.7
Flash point: 210°C o.c. 


EXPOSURE & HEALTH EFFECTS

Routes of exposure
 

Effects of short-term exposure
 

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 long-term or repeated exposure
 


Occupational exposure limits
 

ENVIRONMENT
 

NOTES
Health effects of exposure to the substance have been investigated, but none has been found. 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  EC Classification
 

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