What is it?
Isophorone diamine is common hardener for epoxy resin.

How do I avoid it? 
You should avoid any contact with this substance. Avoidance requires reading labels, package inserts, Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS), and, on occasion, direct communication with the manufacturer.

  • Additive in adhesives and paints
  • Biocides
  • Dyes 
  • Epoxy curing agent
  • Isocyanates
  • Leather productions
  • Lubricant additive as scale and corrosion inhibitor
  • Pesticides
  • Pharmaceutical intermediates
  • Plastics
  • Polyamides for printing inks, dimer acids, textiles
  • Rubber products
  • Urethane and epoxy coatings for light-stable, weather-resistant properties
  • Water proofing and paving concreting 
  • Water treatment chemicals
Other names for Isophorone diamine: 
  • IPD
  • IPDA
  • 5-Amino-1,3,3-Trimethyl Cyclohexanemethanamine
  • 1-Amino-3-aminomethyl-3,5,5-trimethyl cyclohexane
  • 3-Aminomethyl-3,5,5-trimethyl cyclohexylamine

How safe is it?

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