National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program
http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/go/ts-m930047

Testing Status of Di(2-methoxyethyl)phthalate - M930047

 

CASRN: 117-82-8

Synonyms/Common Names

  • 1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, bis(2-methoxyethyl) ester

Known Uses

Plasticizer for cellulosic resins and some vinyl ester resins. Plasticizer, especially for cellulose acetate; solvent. Molding compositions, adhesives, laminating cements, and flash bulb lacquers

Chemical Properties

Toxicity Effects (HSDB)

Genetic Toxicology

  • Salmonella  (A59190)  Completed 
    •  Positive 
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