DIETHYLENE GLYCOL DI-n-BUTYL ETHER

CAS Number: 112-73-2

Also known as: BIS(2-BUTOXYETHYL)ETHER, BUTYLDIGLYME, 2,2'-DIBUTOXYETHYL ETHER, DIBUTYL CARBITOL, DIETHYLENE GLYCOL DIBUTYL ETHER
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Description

CAS number 112-73-2

Physical chemical data

Physical State (20°C) Liquid
Density (kg/m3)
885 [Kg/m³] at a temperature of 20°C
Molar mass (g/mol) 218.34
Density of gas (kg/m3) > 1.29
Boiling Point (°C) 256
Melting Point (°C) -60
Flash Point (°C) 48

Behaviour at sea

Additional data

Colour colourless
Odour characteristic
Standard behavior classification F/FD/D

Transportation data

Cargo group 40
State liquid
Temperature (°C) ambient
Family name glycol ethers

Reactivity data

Water No
Acid(s) Yes
Oxidizing agents Yes
Organic substance Yes

GESAMP Hazard profile

Bioaccumulation in logPow (A1A) 2 - ≥2 and <3
Bioaccumulation (A1) 2 - Low potential to bioaccumulate
Acute aquatic toxicity (B1) (LC/EC/IC50 (mg/l)) 1 - Practically non-toxic
Acute mammalian toxicity by swallowing (C1) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by skin penetration (C2) (LD50 (mg/kg)) 0 - Negligible
Acute mammalian toxicity by inhalation (C3) (LC50 (mg/l)) 1 - Slight
Skin irritation/corrosivity (D1) 1 - Mildly irritating
Eye irritation/corrosivity (D2) 1 - Mildly irritating
Interference with coastal amenities (E2) FD - Floater/Dissolver
Effects on wildlife and bottom habitats (E3) 1 - Is a floater; and/or is slightly acutely toxic; and/or is mildly irritant to skin and/or eyes

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