Dibutilftalat (REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA) 2917340000
Dibutyl phthalate C6H4 (COOC4H9) 2 - dibutyl ester of phthalic acid.
Colorless oily liquid, bp 340 ° C (with decomposition) (206 ° C at 10 mm Hg), readily soluble in organic solvents (ethanol, benzene, acetone), slightly soluble in water (~ 0.1% at 20 ° C). Low toxicity. CAS number 84-74-2.
It is used as a Plasticizer (GOST 8728-88) of compositions based on polyvinyl chloride, rubbers, epoxy resins, some cellulose ethers and as a high-boiling solvent.
Dibutyl phthalate also used as a repellent (code P03BX03 in the WHO ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System))