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n-DECYL ACRYLATE ICSC: 0368
Date of Peer Review: May 2003

2-Propenoic acid, decyl ester
Acrylic acid, decyl ester
CAS # 2156-96-9 C13H24O2
RTECS # AS7400000 Molecular mass: 212.4
UN #
EC Index # 607-133-00-9
TYPES OF HAZARD / EXPOSURE ACUTE HAZARDS / SYMPTOMS PREVENTION FIRST AID / FIRE FIGHTING
FIRE Combustible.
NO open flames.
Powder, alcohol-resistant foam, water spray, carbon dioxide.
EXPLOSION


EXPOSURE


Inhalation Cough. Sore throat.
Local exhaust or breathing protection.
Fresh air, rest.
Skin Redness. Pain.
Protective gloves. Protective clothing.
Rinse skin with plenty of water or shower.
Eyes Redness. Pain.
Safety goggles or eye protection in combination with breathing protection.
First rinse with plenty of water for several minutes (remove contact lenses if easily possible), then take to a doctor.
Ingestion Abdominal cramps. Burning sensation. Diarrhoea.
Do not eat, drink, or smoke during work.
Rinse mouth. Give plenty of water to drink. Refer for medical attention.
SPILLAGE DISPOSAL PACKAGING & LABELLING
Collect leaking liquid in covered containers. Complete protective clothing.
EU Classification
Symbol: Xi, N
R: 36/37/38-51/53
S: (2-)-26-28-61
Note: [A]
UN Classification

EMERGENCY RESPONSE STORAGE
NFPA Code: H2; F1; R0;

IPCS
International
Programme on
Chemical Safety
Prepared in the context of cooperation between the International Programme on Chemical Safety and the Commission of the European Communities IPCS, CEC 2005

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n-DECYL ACRYLATE ICSC: 0368
IMPORTANT DATA
PHYSICAL STATE; APPEARANCE:
LIQUID

OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE LIMITS:
TLV not established. MAK not established.
ROUTES OF EXPOSURE:
The substance can be absorbed into the body by inhalation of its aerosol and by ingestion.

INHALATION RISK:
No indication can be given about the rate in which a harmful concentration in the air is reached on evaporation of this substance at 20C.

EFFECTS OF SHORT-TERM EXPOSURE:
The substance is severely irritating to the eyes, the skin and the respiratory tract.

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES
Melting point: not available
Relative density (water = 1): 0.88
Solubility in water: poor
Flash point: 227C o.c.
ENVIRONMENTAL DATA

NOTES
Insufficient data are available on the effect of this substance on human health and environment. Many acrylates are known to cause skin sensitization; however there are no data on this specific substance, therefore utmost care must be taken.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION


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