Diethylene glycol phenyl ether

  • 2-(2-Phenoxyethoxy)ethanol
  • Phenoxydiglycol
  • Phenyl carbitol
  • Sunfine PH 20
Formula
C10H14O3
Structure

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
104-68-7
EC (EINECS/ELINCS)
203-227-5
RTECS
KM0875000
RTECS class
Primary Irritant
Beilstein/Gmelin
2093125
Beilstein Reference
4-06-00-00573
Swiss Giftliste 1
G-2715
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL
US TSCA
Listed
Austrailia AICS
Listed
New Zealand
Listed
Japan ENCS (MITI)
Listed
Korea ECL
Listed

Properties.
Formula
C10H14O3
Formula mass
182.22
Boiling point, °C
111 (1 torr)
Solubility in water
Slightly soluble
Refractive index
1.5232 (20 C)

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool dry location, away from incompatible materials.
Handling
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Do not breath vapors. Wash thoroughly after handling. Contaminated clothing should be laundered before reuse. This material should only be handled in a hood.
Protection
Use ANSI approved chemical goggles and impervious gloves and protective clothing.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concerned. Use NIOSH/MSHA approved safety equipment.
Stability
Stable at normal temperratures and pressures.

Fire.
Fire fighting
Wear NIOSH/MSHA approved SCBA and full protective equipment.

Health.
Poison_Class
4
Exposure effects

First aid
 

Transport.
USCG CHRIS Code
DGP
 
40 Glycol ethers