What is it?
2-ethylhexyl acrylate is an acrylic monomer used primarily in UV curable coatings, inks, and adhesives.
How can I avoid it?
You should avoid any contact with this substance. Avoidance requires reading labels, package inserts, Safety Data Sheets (SDS), and, on occasion, direct communication with the manufacturer.
• Acrylic based adhesive tape
• Latex paints
• Textile finishes
• Leather finishes
• Coatings for paper
Other names for 2-ethylhexyl acrylate:
• 2-Ethyl-1-hexyl acrylate
• 2-Propenoic acid, 2-ethylhexyl ester
• Acrylic acid 2-ethylhexyl ester
Potential cross-reacting/co-reacting substances:
• Other methacrylates and acrylates