Registration Dossier

Administrative data

Endpoint:
field studies
Type of information:
other: handbook
Adequacy of study:
supporting study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary 14th ed.
Author:
Lewis RJ Sr;
Year:
2001
Bibliographic source:
John Wiley & Sons, Inc. New York, NY p. 172
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Kirk-Othmer Encycl Chem Technol. 4th ed.
Author:
Forkner MW et al;
Year:
1994
Bibliographic source:
NY,NY: John Wiley and Sons Vol 12: 695-714
Reference Type:
review article or handbook
Title:
Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. 5th ed. Gerhartz W (ed)
Author:
Stoye D;
Year:
1993
Bibliographic source:
Deerfield Beach, FL: VCH Publ Vol A24: 437-505

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
no guideline followed
GLP compliance:
not specified

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Results and discussion

Any other information on results incl. tables

Triethylene glycol monobutyl ether'sor(2-(2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethoxy)ethanol) production and use as a plasticizer intermediate(1), a solvent for cellulose nitrate, cellulose ethers, chlorinated rubber, poly(vinyl acetate), colophony, many other natural and synthetic resins, stoving chemicals, wood paints, pharmaceutical and cosmetic preparations, as well as drying greases and oils(3), as a solubilizer for mutually incompatible liquids(3), in the production of household and metal cleansing agents as well as for wood preservation(3), in cutting and hydraulic oils, production of inks(3), as a leveling agent(3), in the leather auxiliaries industry(3), and in the chemical, textile, and transportation industries(2) may result in its release to the environment through various waste streams(SRC).

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Conclusions:
Triethylene glycol monobutyl ether's or (2-(2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethoxy)ethanol) production and use as a plasticizer intermediate(1), a solvent for cellulose nitrate, cellulose ethers, chlorinated rubber, poly(vinyl acetate), colophony, many other natural and synthetic resins, stoving chemicals, wood paints, pharmaceutical and cosmetic preparations, as well as drying greases and oils(3), as a solubilizer for mutually incompatible liquids(3), in the production of household and metal cleansing agents as well as for wood preservation(3), in cutting and hydraulic oils, production of inks(3), as a leveling agent(3), in the leather auxiliaries industry(3), and in the chemical, textile, and transportation industries(2) may result in its release to the environment through various waste streams(SRC).
Executive summary:

Triethylene glycol monobutyl ether's or (2-(2-(2-butoxyethoxy)ethoxy)ethanol) production and use as a plasticizer intermediate(1), a solvent for cellulose nitrate, cellulose ethers, chlorinated rubber, poly(vinyl acetate), colophony, many other natural and synthetic resins, stoving chemicals, wood paints, pharmaceutical and cosmetic preparations, as well as drying greases and oils(3), as a solubilizer for mutually incompatible liquids(3), in the production of household and metal cleansing agents as well as for wood preservation(3), in cutting and hydraulic oils, production of inks(3), as a leveling agent(3), in the leather auxiliaries industry(3), and in the chemical, textile, and transportation industries(2) may result in its release to the environment through various waste streams(SRC).