A colorless, oily liquid commonly used as a Plasticizer in many types of polymers. Diallyl phthalate will self-polymerize unless it is inhibited. As a Polymer, it is used for low-pressure laminated cloth and paper.
Synonyms and Related Terms
DAP; diallyl ester o-phthalic acid; di-2-propenyl ester-1,2-benzenedicarboxylic acid
- Toxic by ingestion.
- Irritating to eyes and skin
- Combustible. Flash point = 166 C
- ThermoFisher: SDS
Physical and Chemical Properties
Soluble in most organic solvents. Partially soluble in glycols, gasoline, mineral oil and glycerol. Insoluble in water.
|Melting Point||-70 C|
|Molecular Weight||mol. wt. = 246.3|
|Boiling Point||158-165 C|
Resources and Citations
- G.S.Brady, Materials Handbook, McGraw-Hill Book Co., New York, 1971 Comment: p. 31
- Richard S. Lewis, Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 10th ed., 1993
- CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, Robert Weast (ed.), CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, v. 61, 1980 Comment: ref. index=1.517