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Diethyl Phthalate 5 Litre

Also known as DEP

H.S.Code 29173400 CAS No. 84-66-2
Molecular Formula C12H14O4 Molecular Weight 222.24
Physical State Liquid Refractive index
Odour Odorless Solubility in water Fairly soluble
Density 1.12 g/cm3 Flash point 161.1 °C
pH value 7 Melting Point −4 °C

About Diethyl Phthalate

Diethyl phthalate, a phthalate ester is colorless liquid that has a bitter, disagreeable taste. DEP is produced by the reaction of ethanol with phthalic anhydride, in the presence of a strong acid catalyst.

Diethyl phthalate is also used in cosmetics, insecticides, and aspirin. It is used as solvent and vehicle for fragrance and cosmetic ingredients, as well as alcohol denaturant. It is used as a plasticizer in a wide variety of consumer products, including plastic packaging films, cosmetic formulations, and toiletries.

Diethyl Phthalate Molecular Image

Diethyl Phthalate Specifications

Packaging 5 litre
Form Oily Liquid
Colour Colourless
Grade Commercial
Hazard Class
Storage Store Diethyl phthalate in tightly closed containers in a cool, well-ventilated area away from heat.
Shelf Life 24 Months
Diethyl Phthalate 5 Ltr Can

5 Litre