Di Octyl Phthalate (DOP)

Dioctyl Phthalate (DOP) is a general use Plasticizer. As a PVC plasticizer, DOP is used in formualtions of screen printing inks. Known for its good stability to heat and ultraviolet light, DOP can be used in applications such as paints, lacquers, inks, adhesives, and sealants.

Synonyms
Bis(n-octyl) phthalate I Dioctyl 1,2-benzenedicarboxylate
Chemical Formula
C24H38O4
CAS Number
117-84-0

Characteristics

Molar Weight
390.6 g/mol
Melting Point
-50 °C
Boiling Point
386 °C
Flash Point
207 °C
Density
0.985 g/mL at 25 °C

Uses and Applications

Key applications

  • Solvents

Industries

  • CASE & Construction
  • Polymers
  • Rubber