2-ethylhexyl 4-methoxycinnamate

CAS Number
5466-77-3
Name
2-ethylhexyl 4-methoxycinnamate
SIN Groups
Highly reactive compounds
Reason for inclusion on the SIN List
Substance is an endocrine disruptor with estrogenic and thyroid activity, affecting several body functions including development, brain and metabolism. The substance has been found in biomonitoring studies and in human milk. It is categorized as an endocrine disruptor in the EU Commission EDC database.
Date for inclusion on the SIN List
2011 May
Hazard class and category code(s)
Source: ECHA
No harmonized CLP classification

Chemical information

Synonyms
2-ethyl-hexyl-4-methoxycinnamate; Octyl methoxycinnamate; Octinoxate; Eusolex 2292; Tinosorb OMC; EHMC
EC number
226-775-7
Registered production volume
Source: ECHA
Not registered
(Bio)monitoring data
Yes, it has been found in natural waters, and in biota.
EHMC has also been detected in human milk samples.
Possible uses
Source: DHI, 2006
UV-filters and sunscreen lotions
Technical function of substances
Source: DHI, 2006
UV filter
5466-77-3

Producers

Company Group
Company Name
BASF

BASF SE, Carl-Bosch-Str. 38 67056 Ludwigshafen am Rhein Rheinland-Pfalz Germany , , Germany

BASF SE , Carl-Bosch-Str. 38 67056 Ludwigshafen am Rhein Rheinland-Pfalz Germany, , Germany

CSI Group

CSI-OR006, Pentlands Science Park Penicuik EH26 0PZ Edinburgh United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

DSM

DSM Nutritional Products GmbH- OR2, Emil-Barell-Str. 3 79639 Grenzach-Wyhlen Germany , , Germany

DSM Nutritional Products Nederland B.V., Trade Port West 9017 Columbusweg 24 5928 Venlo Netherlands , , Netherlands

DSM Nutritional Products Nederland B.V., Trade Port West 9017 Columbusweg 24 5928 Venlo Netherlands, , Netherlands

Envigo

Envigo Research Limited 12, Shardlow Business Park London Road DE72 2GD Shardlow Derbyshire United Kingdom , , United Kingdom

International Flavors & Fragrances

IFF AUGUSTA LTD, 3005 International Boulevard, Augusta, Richmond, 30906-9398, GA, US, , USA

L'Oréal Group

L'OREAL, 14 rue Royale 75008 Paris France , , France

Service Provider

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18, Ireland Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP, Suite 1E, Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford, Dublin 18, Ireland Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland , , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP , Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin 18 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

REACH24H CONSULTING GROUP , Paramount Court, Corrig Road, Sandyford Dublin18 Dublin Ireland, , Ireland

Symrise

Symrise AG, Mühlenfeldstraße 1 37603 Holzminden Germany , , Germany

SYMRISE INC, 1636 Bushy Park Road, Goose Creek, Berkely, 29445-6338, SC, US, , USA

SYMRISE INC, 170-180 Industrial Parkway, Branchburg, Somerset, 08876-3452, NJ, US, , USA

Source: ECHA