What is it?
Diethylenetriame is a yellow liquid, soluble in water and hydrocarbons and is used in industry. Diethylenetriamine (DETA) is
commonly used in the manufacture of paper wet-strength resins, corrosion inhibitors, fuel additives, epoxy curing agents, fabric
softeners and asphalt additives among other applications.
How do I avoid it?
You should avoid any contact with this substance. Avoidance requires reading labels, package inserts, Material Safety Data Sheets,
and, on occasion, direct communication with the manufacturer.
• Asphalt Additives
• Carbonless copy paper (NCR paper)
• Chelating Agents
• Corrosion Inhibitors
• Drainage Aids
• Fabric Softener
• Fuel Additives
• Hardener for epoxy resins
• Ion Exchange Resins
• Liquid explosive compounds
• Lube Oil Additives
• Mineral Processing Aids
• Paper Wet-Strength Resins
• Petroleum Production Chemicals
• Polyamide Resins
Other names for diethylenetriamine:
• N-(2-aminoethyl)-1,2 etanediamine
Potential cross-reacting/co-reacting substances:
• Ethylenediamine hydrochloride
• Ethylenediamine (EDA)
• Triethylenetetramine (TETA)
• Dipropylenetriamine (DPTA)
• Tetraethylenepentamine (TEPA)
• Diethylaminopropylamine (DEAPA)
• Trimethylhexamethylenediamine (TMDA)