diethyl phthalate


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diethyl phthalate

[dī′eth·əl ′tha‚lāt]
(organic chemistry)
C6H4(CO2C2H5)2 Clear, colorless, odorless liquid with bitter taste, boiling at 298°C; soluble in alcohols, ketones, esters, and aromatic hydrocarbons, partly soluble in aliphatic solvents; used as a cellulosic solvent, wetting agent, alcohol denaturant, mosquito repellent, and in perfumes.
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Tocopherol 59-02-9 moderate 6 -- Diethyl phthalate 84-66-2 NS 6 no cat.
All the standards of Phthalates such as Dimethyl Phthalate, Diethyl Phthalate, Di-n-butyl Phthalate , butyl benzyl Phthalate bis(2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate ,and di-n-octyl Phthalate were purchased from Chem Services ( West Chester,PA,USA) and Aldrich-Sigma (Milwaukee,WI,USA).
My vet prescribed drops which helped but we have now moved house and our new vet won't prescribe the medication, diethyl phthalate.
Of note, the enteric coating on many of these products is diethyl phthalate, and high doses of some phthalates may cause developmental toxicity, but the embryo or fetus is exposed to very small quantities.
Small amounts of a phthalates known as dibutyl phthalate (DBP) make nail polish chip resistant and when perfumes are dissolved in diethyl phthalate (DEP) or dimethyl phthalate (DMP), their scent lingers longer.
The study found a correlation between damage to DNA in sperm and exposure to diethyl phthalate (DEP) at levels already present in the men.
A ministry investigative panel on endocrine disrupters decided in a meeting Wednesday to include in the list butyl benzyl phthalate, diethyl phthalate and diethylhexyl adipate, substances used for plastics, and triphenyl tin, used to paint the hulls of ships, the officials said.
The PVC plasticized with diethyl phthalate, which has good solubility in PVC, has a fairly narrow tan [delta] peak.
Single-base propellants typically contain nitrocellulose, 2,4-dinitrotoluene, diphenylamine as stabilizer, and plasticizers such as diethyl phthalate and dibutyl phthalate.
On the other hand, diethyl phthalate (DEP) is more volatile (compared to other phthalates) and is therefore not used to make flexible vinyl.