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Assessment of 104-76-7, 2-Ethyl-1-Hexanol by ToxServices, 2012-10-26


Assessment by ToxServices LLC Assessment Date: 10-26-12
Expiration Date: 10-26-15
Assessor: ToxServices LLC
Assessor Type*: GreenScreen Profiler
Assessment Type*: Certified
Template version: V1.2
Tracking number: GSI-10

2-Ethyl-1-Hexanol compound

CAS#: 104-76-7
Chemical Name: 2-Ethyl-1-Hexanol

Primary Applications: Hydraulic Fracturing, Plasticizers, Solvents
2-Ethyl-1-hexanol is an alcohol that is a colorless liquid at room temperature with a slighty floral odor. 2-Ethyl-1-hexanol is used as a solvent for dyes, oils and resins as well as a plasticizer for PVC resins and a wetting agent. It can be manufactured by the hydrogenation of 2-ethyl-1-hexenal (HSDB 2003).