Dimethyl Phthalate (DMP)

CAS #131-11-3

C10H10O4 

About

Dimethyl phthalate (DMP) is an organic short-chained ester known as a phthalate acid ester.heating phthalic anhydride and methanol under reilux, together with a catalyst such as sulphuric acid or sodium bisulphate.

Synonyms

DMP; Dimethyl 1,2-benzenedicarboxylate; Dimethyl benzene-o-dicarboxylate

Property

Specifications

Structure

IUPAC Name

methyl 2-(methoxycarbonyl)benzoate

Appearance

Colorless oily liquid

Molar Mass

194.184 g/mol

Density

1.19 g/cm³

Melting Point

2 °C

Boiling Point

283 to 284 °C

Solubility in Water

0.4% (20°C)

Vapour Pressure

0.01 mm Hg (20°C)

Flash Point

146 °C

Viscosity

11mPa at 25°C

Odour

Slightly sweet odor

APHA Value

20 Max

Hazard Identification

UN Number 3082, UN Class:9

Uses & Applications

DMP is used as plasticizers in products such as nail polishes and hair sprays, and as solvents and perfume fixatives in many other products.

Market Driving Factors

Dimethyl phthalate market is expected to grow at a rate of 3.30% for the forecast period of 2022 to 2028 due to increasing demand in the personal care industry.

Grades Available

Technical Grade

Origin

Elchemy International offers Indian made Dimethyl Phthalate(DMP).

Packaging

Elchemy International offers DMP in 200/225 kg iron drum / HDPE drum, 20 - 22 MT in Flexi tank / 0 ISO tank / road tanker.

Stability/Shelf Life

Dimethyl Phthalate (DMP) should be stored in a complete package with care and should be kept away from obvious flame, heat, and oxidants. DMP can be stable in these conditions for 12 months.

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