Phthalates and -phthalate

[Phthalates]

Purpose for use

It serve as plasticizers are found in many commercial products. (ref. ID; 6702)

Test organisms

Oligochaeta: Eisenia fetida (ref. ID; 6702)

[Bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate] CAS[117-81-7] UN1230

Chemical formula

C6H4(COOC8H17)2

Chemical characteristics

Lipophilicity log P 8.70. (ref. ID; 6959)

Test organisms

Oligochaeta: Eisenia fetida (ref. ID; 6959)

[n-Butyl phthalate]

= Dibutyl phthalate CAS[84-74-2] UN3082

Trade name

DBP

Chemical formula

C6H4[COO(CH2)3CH3]2

Chemical characteristics

Lipophilicity log P 5.20. (ref. ID; 6959)

Purpose for use

Insect repellent.

Test organisms

Nematoda: Panagrellus redivivus (ref. ID; 868)
Oligochaeta: Eisenia fetida (ref. ID; 6702, 6959, 7163)

[Dibutyl isophthalate] CAS[84-69-5]

Mode of toxic action

Diester. (ref. ID; 3327)

Test organisms

Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 3327)

[Di-n-butyl terephthalate] CAS[1962-75-0]

Mode of toxic action

Diester. (ref. ID; 3327)

Test organisms

Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 3327)

[Diethyl phthalate] CAS[84-66-2]

Chemical formula

C6H4(COOC2H5)2

Chemical characteristics

Lipophilicity log P 3.20. (ref. ID; 6959)

Test organisms

Oligochaeta: Eisenia fetida (ref. ID; 6959, 7163)

[Dimethyl aminoterephthalate] CAS[5372-81-6]

Mode of toxic action

Diester. (ref. ID; 3327)

Test organisms

Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 3327)

[Dimethyl phthalate] CAS[131-11-3]

Trade name

DMP (I, B): NTN

Chemical formula

C6H4(COOCH3)2

Chemical characteristics

Lipophilicity log P 2.12. (ref. ID; 6959)

Purpose for use

Insect repellent.

Test organisms

Oligochaeta: Allolobophora tuberculata (ref. ID; 7159, 7163)
Oligochaeta: Eisenia fetida (ref. ID; 6959, 7159, 7163)
Oligochaeta: Eudrilus eugeniae (ref. ID; 7159, 7163)
Oligochaeta: Perionyx excavatus (ref. ID; 7159, 7163)

[Dioctylphthalate]

= Di-n-octyl phthalate CAS[117-84-0]

Trade name

DOP

Chemical formula

C6H4[COO(CH2)7CH3]2

Chemical characteristics

Lipophilicity log P 9.20. (ref. ID; 6959)

Purpose for use

Acaricide.

Test organisms

Oligochaeta: Eisenia fetida (ref. ID; 6702, 6959, 7163)

[Diphenyl phthalate] CAS[84-62-8]

Mode of toxic action

Diester. (ref. ID; 3327)

Test organisms

Protozoa: Tetrahymena pyriformis (ref. ID; 3327)