DEHP; Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate

CAS Number
DEHP; Bis(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate
SIN Groups
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Classified CMR according to Annex VI of Regulation 1272/2008
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2008 September
REACH status, appears on
Source: ECHA
Candidate list
Authorisation list (annex XIV)
Restriction list (annex XVII)
Registration information
Source: ECHA
Full registration, Intermediate registration
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
Repr. 1B

Chemical information

di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate; Bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate; Ftlalato de bis(2-etilhexilo); Phtalate de bis(2-éthylhexyle)
EC number
Hazard statement code(s)
Source: ECHA
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
10000 - 100000 tonnes per annum
Possible uses
Source: HSDB
Plastics manufacture & recycling (non-reactive epoxy resin diluent, plasticizer in variety of polymeric materials: natural rubber, synthetic rubber, PVC resins, adhesives, polystyrene,)Used widely in cosmetics, rubbing alcohol, liquid soap, detergents, decorative inks, PVA emulsion paints, lacquers, industrial and lubricating oils, defoaming agents during paper and paperboard manufactures /phthalic esters/, photographic film, wire and cable, adhesives.Erasable inks (a solvent), in pressure-sensitive printing (an insulating fluid)
Technical function of substances
epoxy resin diluent, plasticizer, solvent, insulating fluid
Registered use(s) - Sector End Use (SU)
Source: ECHA
SU 10: Formulation [mixing] of preparations and/or re-packaging (excluding alloys)
SU 11: Manufacture of rubber products
SU 12: Manufacture of plastics products, including compounding and conversion
SU 16: Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products, electrical equipment
SU 20: Health services
SU 24: Scientific research and development
SU 8: Manufacture of  bulk, large scale chemicals (including petroleum products)
SU 9: Manufacture of fine chemicals
Registered use(s) - Chemical Product category (PC)
Source: ECHA
PC 19: Intermediate
PC 21: Laboratory chemicals
PC 32: Polymer preparations and compounds
Registered use(s) - Article category (AC)
Source: ECHA
AC 10: Rubber articles
AC 13: Plastic articles
AC 5: Fabrics, textiles and apparel
Registered use(s) - Environmental Release Category (ERC)
Source: ECHA
ERC  7: Industrial use of substances in closed systems
ERC 10a: Wide dispersive outdoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 11a: Wide dispersive indoor use of long-life articles and materials with low release
ERC 12a: Industrial processing of articles with abrasive techniques (low release)
ERC 1: Manufacture of substances
ERC 2: Formulation of preparations
ERC 3: Formulation in materials
ERC 4: Industrial use of processing aids in processes and products, not becoming part of articles
ERC 5: Industrial use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
ERC 6a: Industrial use resulting in manufacture of another substance (use of intermediates)
ERC 8a: Wide dispersive indoor use of processing aids in open systems
ERC 8c: Wide dispersive indoor use resulting in inclusion into or onto a matrix
Registered use(s) - Process Category (PROC)
Source: ECHA
PROC 10: Roller application or brushing
PROC 13: Treatment of articles by dipping and pouring
PROC 14: Production of preparations or articles by tabletting, compression, extrusion, pelletisation
PROC 15: Use as laboratory reagent
PROC 1: Use in closed process, no likelihood of exposure
PROC 21: Low energy manipulation of substances bound in materials and/or articles
PROC 26: Handling of solid inorganic substances at ambient temperature
PROC 2: Use in closed, continuous  process with occasional controlled exposure
PROC 3: Use in closed batch process (synthesis or formulation)
PROC 4: Use in batch and other process (synthesis) where opportunity for exposure arises
PROC 5: Mixing or blending in batch processes for formulation of preparations and articles (multistage and/or significant contact)
PROC 6: Calendering operations
PROC 8a: Transfer of substance or preparation (charging/discharging) from/to vessels/large containers at non-dedicated facilities
PROC 8b: Transfer of substance or preparation (charging/discharging) from/to vessels/large containers at dedicated facilities
PROC 9: Transfer of substance or preparation into small containers (dedicated filling line, including weighing)


Company Group
Company Name

DEZA a.s., Masarykova 753,75701, Valasske Mezirici, Czech Republic


ALAC INTERNATIONAL INC., 55 Broad St, New York, New York, 10004, NY, , USA

ALAC INTERNATIONAL, INC., 708 Third Avenue 5th Floor, New York, New York, 10017, NY, , USA


ARKEMA FRANCE, 420 rue d'Estienne d'Orves,92700, COLOMBES, France

Baxter International

Baxter SA, Boulevard René Branquart 80,7860, Lessines, Belgium


Boryszew S.A. Oddzial Boryszew ERG w Sochaczewie, 15-go Sierpnia 106, 96-500, Sochaczew Mazowsze, Poland


CHEMSPEC, LTD., 1559 Corporate Woods Pkwy, Uniontown, Stark, 44685, OH, , USA

Eastman Chemical

EASTMAN CHEMICAL CO. B-280 OFF, 200 South Wilcox Drive, Kingsport, Sullivan, 37660-5147, TN, , USA


FRP SERVICES & CO. (AMERICA) INC., 25 W 45th St, New York, New York City, 10036, NY, , USA

Great Chemical Synthesis group

Grupa Azoty Zakłady Azotowe Kędzierzyn Spółka Akcyjna, skr. poczt. 163, ul. Mostowa 30A, 47-220, K?dzierzyn-Ko?le Poland, Poland

ICC Industries

ICC CHEMICAL CORPORATION, 460 Park Avenue, New York, New York, 10022-1906, NY, , USA


INDUSTRIAL CHEMICALS INC, 2042 Montreat Drive, Vestavia Hills, Jefferson, 35216, AL, , USA


Knoell NL-OR-S20, Agro Business Park 75 6708 PV Wageningen, , Netherlands

LG Chem

LG CHEM AMERICA, INC., 3475 Piedmont Rd Ne, Atlanta, Fulton, 30305, GA, , USA

LG Chem Europe GmbH, Lyoner str 15, Atricom C8,, D-60528, Frankfurt am Main, Germany


LG INTERNATIONAL AMERICA, INC., 17777 Center Court Drive North Ste 600, Cerritos, Los Angeles, 90703-8575, CA, , USA


Liquichem Handelsgesellschaft mbH, Beselerstraße 2a,22607, Hamburg, Germany

MC International

MC INTERNATIONAL, LLC, 2 Ne 40th Street, Miami, Dade, 33137, FL, , USA


ALPHAGARY CORP, 170 Pioneer Drive, Leominster, Worcester, 01453-3474, MA, , USA

Mexichem UK Limited_OR3, The Heath Business and Technical Park, WA7 4QX, Runcorn Cheshire, United Kingdom

Murata Manufacturing

Murata Elektronik GmbH, Holbeinstr. 23,90441, Nürnberg, Germany


OLTCHIM SA, Uzinei ,240050, Ramnicu Valcea Valcea, Romania


POLYNT S.p.A., via Enrico Fermi,51, I-24020, Scanzorosciate BG, Italy


Elyria Distribution Ctr., 1404 Lowell Street, Elyria, Lorain, 44035, OH, , USA

POLYONE CORP, 3100 N 35th St, Terre Haute, Vigo, 478041773, IN, , USA


R.E. CARROLL, INC., 1570 North Olden Avenue, Trenton, Mercer, 8638, NJ, , USA



Service Provider

momaja s.r.o., Karolinská 650/1, 186 00, Prague 8, Czech Republic

REACH GLOBAL SERVICES S.A., Rond Point Schuman,6, B-1040, Brussels, Belgium

TÜV SÜD Iberia S.A.U. (051), C/ Frederic Mompou 4A, 1º 4º,8960, Sant Just Desvern (BCN) Barcelona, Spain


Sigma-Aldrich Logistik GmbH, Riedstrasse 2,89555, Steinheim, Germany


Silver Fern Chemical, 2226 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, King, 98109, WA, , USA

Teknor Apex

TEKNOR APEX CO, 505 Central Avenue, Pawtucket, Providence, 02861-1900, RI, , USA


THE CHEMICAL COMPANY, 44 Southwest Ave, Jamestown, Newport, 02835, RI, , USA

Tricon Energy Group

TRICON INTERNATIONAL, LTD, 777 Post Oak Blvd, Suite 550, Houston, Harris, 77056, TX, , USA


UNIVAR USA INC, 17411 Ne Union Hill Rd., Redmond, King, 98052, WA, , USA

Veyance Technologies Czech

VEYANCE TECHNOLOGIES CZECH s.r.o., Na Rovince 873,72000, Ostrava, Czech Republic

Source: ECHA