- Butoxy polypropylene glycol
- Butoxypropanediol polymer
- Crag fly repellent
- Exp miticide no 7
- Newpol lb3000
Odorless, colorless liquid.
A repellent component in the manufacture of oil-base, pressurized, or aerosol sprays.
Registry Numbers and Inventories.
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Melting point, °C
Boiling point, °C
1.0 g/cm3 (20 C)
Hazards and Protection.
Store in a cool, dry, well ventilated area.
Will normal use, protect skin and eyes. Use under ventilated conditions. Empty containers will retain residue so handle accordingly.
Chemical splash goggles in compliance with OSHA regulations are advised; however, OSHA regulations also permit other type safety glasses. Whre chemical resistant gloves. To prevent repeated or prolonged skin contact, wear impervious clothing and boots.
NIOSH approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concern.
Small spills - mop up or wipe up and put in approved waste container. For large spills, contain and pump into container or abosrb. Keep out of sewers, drains and soil.
Strong oxidizing agents.
Oxides of carbon.
Wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire.
Abnormally low blood pressure after ingestion of deet may occur.
Abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting may develop after excessive dermal exposure to deet.
Irritation of respiratory tract.
May be irritating with prolonged contact.
Moderate to severe irritation.
Seek medical attention. If individual is drowsy or unconscious, do not give anything by mouth; place individual on the left side with the head down. Contact a physician, medical facility, or poison control center for advice about whether to induce vomiting. If possible, do not leave individual unattended.
Move patient to fresh air. Monitor for respiratory distress. If cough or difficulty breathing develops, evaluate for respiratory tract irritation, bronchitis, or pneumonitis. Administer oxygen and assist ventilation as required. Treat bronchospasm with beta2 agonist and corticosteroid aerosols.
Wash affected areas twice with copious amounts of soap and water. Alcohol-detergent solutions such as green soap are most efficient for this purpose. A physician may need to examine the exposed area if irritation or pain persist after the area is washed.
Irrigate exposed eyes with copious amounts of tepid water for at least 15 minutes. If irritation, pain, swelling, lacrimation, or photophobia persist, the patient should be seen in a health care facility.