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DIBUTYL ADIPATE
ICSC: 1705
Peer-Review Status: 08.04.2008 Validated
Di-n-butyl adipate
Dibutyl hexanedioate
Hexanedioic acid dibutyl ester 
CAS #: 105-99-7 RTECS #: AV09000000
UN #: 3082
EINECS #: 203-350-4
    Formula: C14H26O4/[CH2 CH2 CO2 (CH2)3 CH3]2
Molecular mass: 258.4

TYPES OF
HAZARD /
EXPOSURE
ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS      PREVENTION      FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible.  NO open flames.  Use water spray, dry powder. 
EXPLOSION      
 
EXPOSURE   PREVENT GENERATION OF MISTS!   
Inhalation Cough.  Use ventilation.  Fresh air, rest. 
Skin Redness.  Protective gloves.  Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower. 
Eyes   Wear safety spectacles.  Rinse with plenty of water (remove contact lenses if easily possible). 
Ingestion   Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.  Rinse mouth. Give one or two glasses of water to drink. 

SPILLAGE DISPOSAL
PACKAGING & LABELLING
Personal protection: protective gloves. Do NOT let this chemical enter the environment. Collect leaking liquid in sealable containers. Carefully collect remainder. Then store and dispose of according to local regulations.   
EC Classification
 
UN Classification
UN Pack Group: III; UN Hazard Class: 9 
GHS Classification
Signal: Warning
Causes mild skin irritation
Toxic to aquatic life 

EMERGENCY RESPONSE SAFE STORAGE
  Separated from strong oxidants and strong acids. Provision to contain effluent from fire extinguishing. Store in an area without drain or sewer access. 

IMPORTANT DATA
Physical State; Appearance
COLOURLESS LIQUID. 

Physical dangers
 

Chemical dangers
 

Occupational exposure limits
TLV not established.
MAK (not established):. 

Routes of exposure
 

Inhalation risk
Evaporation at 20°C is negligible; a nuisance-causing concentration of airborne particles can, however, be reached quickly on spraying. 

Effects of short-term exposure
The substance is mildly irritating to the skin. 

Effects of long-term or repeated exposure
 


PHYSICAL PROPERTIES ENVIRONMENTAL DATA
Boiling point: 183°C
Melting point: -38°C
Relative density (water = 1): 0.96
Solubility in water, g/100ml at 25°C: 0.0035 (very poor)
Vapour pressure, Pa at 25°C: 0.021
Relative vapour density (air = 1): 8.9
Relative density of the vapour/air-mixture at 20°C (air = 1): 1.00
Flash point: 113°C c.c.
Octanol/water partition coefficient as log Pow: 4.17  
The substance is toxic to aquatic organisms. It is strongly advised not to let the chemical enter into the environment. 

NOTES
 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
 

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    See Also:
       Toxicological Abbreviations
       Dibutyl adipate (SIDS)