Substance Information

2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethyl acetate

EC / List no.: 204-685-9

CAS no.: 124-17-4

Mol. formula: C10H20O4

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There is no harmonised classification and there are no notified hazards by manufacturers, importers or downstream users for this substance.

This substance is manufactured and/or imported in the European Economic Area in 10 000 - 100 000 tonnes per year.

This substance is used by consumers, by professional workers (widespread uses), in formulation or re-packing, at industrial sites and in manufacturing.

This substance is used by consumers, by professional workers (widespread uses), in formulation or re-packing, at industrial sites and in manufacturing.

Consumer Uses

This substance is used in the following products: inks and toners, coating products, adhesives and sealants and leather treatment products.
Other release to the environment of this substance is likely to occur from: indoor use (e.g. machine wash liquids/detergents, automotive care products, paints and coating or adhesives, fragrances and air fresheners) and outdoor use as processing aid.

Article service life

ECHA has no public registered data on the routes by which this substance is most likely to be released to the environment. ECHA has no public registered data indicating whether or into which articles the substance might have been processed.

Widespread uses by professional workers

This substance is used in the following products: inks and toners, laboratory chemicals, adhesives and sealants, coating products, leather treatment products and plant protection products.
This substance is used in the following areas: printing and recorded media reproduction, scientific research and development, agriculture, forestry and fishing and building & construction work.
Other release to the environment of this substance is likely to occur from: outdoor use as processing aid and indoor use (e.g. machine wash liquids/detergents, automotive care products, paints and coating or adhesives, fragrances and air fresheners).

Formulation or re-packing

This substance is used in the following products: inks and toners, coating products, adhesives and sealants and leather treatment products.
Release to the environment of this substance can occur from industrial use: formulation of mixtures and manufacturing of the substance.

Uses at industrial sites

This substance is used in the following products: inks and toners, laboratory chemicals, coating products, adhesives and sealants and leather treatment products.
This substance is used in the following areas: printing and recorded media reproduction and scientific research and development.
This substance is used for the manufacture of: fabricated metal products, machinery and vehicles, textile, leather or fur and furniture.
Release to the environment of this substance can occur from industrial use: in processing aids at industrial sites and in the production of articles.

Manufacture

Release to the environment of this substance can occur from industrial use: manufacturing of the substance and formulation of mixtures.

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