Plastics & Rubber
1,2-Benzenedicarboxylic acid, bis(2-methylpropyl) ester; DIBP; Di(i-butyl)phthalate; Di-iso-butyl phthalate; Diisobutylester kyseliny ftalove [Czech]; Hatcol DIBP; Hexaplas M/1B; Isobutyl phthalate; Kodaflex DIBP; Palatinol IC; Phthalic acid, diisobutyl ester; [ChemIDplus]
Colorless viscous liquid; [ICSC]
Used as plasticizer; [Hawley] Used in paints, lacquers, and varnishes; Also used in the paper and pulp industry and to make boards, chemicals, polymers, adhesives, softeners, and viscosity adjusters; [IUCLID]
Can be absorbed through skin; Effects on reproduction in animal testing: increase in resorptions in absence of maternal toxicity; [ICSC] Oral LD50 (mouse) = 10,000 mg/kg (Effects include weakness and coma.); [ChemIDplus] Like dioctyl phthalate, it may cause CNS depression and mild liver toxicity after ingestion of large amounts; [HSDB] A very mild skin and eye irritant, based on animal studies; [CHEMINFO] An irritant; [MSDSonline] See "PHTHALATE ESTERS."
0.00665 mm Hg
Hepatoxic (a) from occupational exposure (secondary effect) or (b) in animal studies or in humans after ingestion
Industrial Processes with risk of exposure: