2-(2H-Benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-di-tert-pentylphenol

Agent Name
2-(2H-Benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-di-tert-pentylphenol
CAS Number
25973-55-1
Formula
C22-H29-N3-O
Major Category
Nitrogen Compounds
2-(2H-Benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-di-tert-pentylphenol formula graphical representation
Synonyms
2-(2H-Benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-ditertpentylphenol; Phenol, 2-(2H-benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-bis(1,1-dimethylpropyl)-; Phenol, 2-(2H-benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-di-tert-pentyl-; [ChemIDplus] 2-(2’-Hydroxy-3’,5’-di-t-amylphenyl) benzotriazole; [Reference #1] 2-(2'-Hydroxy-3',5'-di-tert-amylphenyl)benzotriazole; [FDA] 2-(2H-Benzotriazol-2-yl)-4,6-bis(1,1-dimethylpropyl)phenol; [ECHA REACH Registrations]
Category
Triazoles
Description
Solid; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]
Sources/Uses
Used in paints and coatings; [Reference #1] Used to make paints-coatings-thinners, polymers, flexible and rigid foams, adhesives-sealants, and plastic products; [ECHA REACH Registrations] Permitted for use as an inert ingredient in non-food pesticide products; [EPA]
Comments
Causes fatty liver degeneration, changes in liver weight, and multiple enzyme effects in 90-day constant oral studies of dogs; Causes changes in liver and kidney weights and normocytic anemia in 90-day constant oral studies of rats; [RTECS] Prolonged or repeated oral exposure may cause damage to the liver and kidney; [ECHA REACH Registrations] A skin and strong eye irritant; Targets the liver, kidney, and reproductive system; [Sigma-Aldrich MSDS]
Biomedical References

Exposure Assessment

Vapor Pressure
1.93E-10 mm Hg

Adverse Effects

Hepatotoxin
Hepatoxic (a) from occupational exposure (secondary effect) or (b) in animal studies or in humans after ingestion

Diseases, Processes, and Activities Linked to This Agent

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