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Substance Name: Diglycidyl ether
RN: 2238-07-5
UNII: 8M5933D775
InChIKey: GYZLOYUZLJXAJU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Molecular Formula

  • C6-H10-O3

Molecular Weight

  • 130.142
 

Classification Codes

Classification Codes

  • Mutation Data
  • Skin / Eye Irritant
  • TSCA Flag T (Subject to the Section 4 Test Rule under TSCA)
  • Tumor Data

Superlist Classification Codes

  • Ceiling 0.5 ppm (2.8 mg/m3)
  • Threshold Planning Quantity (TPQ) = 1000 lb
  • TWA (0.1 ppm); Not classifiable as a human carcinogen
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Diglycidyl ether

Synonyms

  • 1,2,6,7-Diepoxy-4-oxaheptane
  • 2,2'-(Oxybis(methylene))bisoxirane
  • 5-17-03-00046 (Beilstein Handbook Reference)
  • Bis(2,3-epoxy-1 propyl) ether
  • Bis(2,3-epoxypropyl) ether
  • BRN 0105358
  • DGE
  • Di(2,3-epoxy)propyl ether
  • Diallyl Ether Dioxide
  • Diepoxy propyl ether
  • Diglycidyl ether
  • EINECS 218-802-6
  • Ether, bis(2,3-epoxypropyl)
  • Ether, diglycidyl
  • Glycidyl ether
  • HSDB 342
  • NSC 54739
  • UNII-8M5933D775

Systematic Names

  • 2,2'-(Oxybis(methylene))bisoxirane
  • Ether, bis(2,3-epoxypropyl)
  • Oxirane, 2,2'-(oxybis(methylene))bis-

Superlist Names

  • DGE
  • Diglycidyl ether
  • Oxirane, 2,2'-(oxybis(methylene))bis-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 2238-07-5

FDA UNII

  • 8M5933D775

Other Registry Number

  • 186354-95-0

System Generated Number

  • 0002238075

Structure Descriptors

InChI

1S/C6H10O3/c1(5-3-8-5)7-2-6-4-9-6/h5-6H,1-4H2

InChIKey

GYZLOYUZLJXAJU-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Smiles

C([C@@H]1CO1)OC[C@@H]1CO1

Toxicity

Organism Test Type Route Reported Dose (Normalized Dose) Effect Source
mouse LC50 inhalation 30ppm/4H (30ppm) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: OTHER CHANGES AMA Archives of Industrial Health. Vol. 14, Pg. 250, 1956.
mouse LD50 intravenous 100mg/kg (100mg/kg)   U.S. Army Armament Research & Development Command, Chemical Systems Laboratory, NIOSH Exchange Chemicals. Vol. NX#00108,
mouse LD50 oral 170mg/kg (170mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BRAIN AND COVERINGS: RECORDINGS FROM SPECIFIC AREAS OF CNS
AMA Archives of Industrial Health. Vol. 14, Pg. 250, 1956.
rabbit LDLo intravenous 200mg/kg (200mg/kg) LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: CHRONIC PULMONARY EDEMA

LIVER: "HEPATITIS (HEPATOCELLULAR NECROSIS), DIFFUSE"
Archives of Environmental Health. Vol. 2, Pg. 31, 1961.
rabbit LDLo skin 1500mg/kg (1500mg/kg) SENSE ORGANS AND SPECIAL SENSES: LACRIMATION: EYE

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

SKIN AND APPENDAGES (SKIN): "DERMATITIS, IRRITATIVE: AFTER SYSTEMIC EXPOSURE"
AMA Archives of Industrial Health. Vol. 14, Pg. 250, 1956.
rat LC50 inhalation 200ppm/4H (200ppm)   "Prehled Prumyslove Toxikologie; Organicke Latky," Marhold, J., Prague, Czechoslovakia, Avicenum, 1986Vol. -, Pg. 773, 1986.
rat LD50 oral 450mg/kg (450mg/kg) BEHAVIORAL: ATAXIA

BEHAVIORAL: SOMNOLENCE (GENERAL DEPRESSED ACTIVITY)

BRAIN AND COVERINGS: RECORDINGS FROM SPECIFIC AREAS OF CNS
AMA Archives of Industrial Health. Vol. 14, Pg. 250, 1956.
rat LD50 skin 1gm/kg (1000mg/kg)   "Prehled Prumyslove Toxikologie; Organicke Latky," Marhold, J., Prague, Czechoslovakia, Avicenum, 1986Vol. -, Pg. 773, 1986.