What is it? 
This substance is used in the production of copolymers in textile and adhesive resins. 

How can I avoid it? 
Avoidance requires reading the product labels, package inserts, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and on occasion, direct communication with the manufacturer. 

  • Adhesives 
  • Surface Coating 
  • Water-based coatings 
  • Paints 
  • Leather finishing 
  • Paper coatings 
  • Skin Care Products / Cosmetics 
  • Ink 
  • Textile finishes 

Other names for 2-Ethylhexyl Acrylate: 
  • 1-Hexanol, 2-ethyl-, acrylate 
  •  2-Ethyl-1-hexyl acrylate 
  • 2-Ethylhexyl 2-propenoate 
  •  2-Propenoic Acid 
  • Octyl Acrylate 
  • EHA 
  • 2-propenoicacid 2-ethylhexyl ester 

Potential cross-reacting/co-reacting substances: 
  • Other acrylates

How safe is it?

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