Diphenyl Oxide

CAS#: 101-84-8

Synonyms: Phenyl ether; diphenyl ether; Diphenyl Oxide; Phenoxy Benzene

Uses: Perfumery, particularly soaps; heat-transfer medium resins for laminated electrical insulation; chemical intermediate for such reactions as halogenation, acylation, alkylation, etc.

Hazard: Inhalation may cause nausea because of disagreeable odor. Contact of liquid with eyes causes mild irritation.  Prolonged exposure of skin to liquid causes reddening and irritation.  Ingestion produces nausea.  DIPHENYL OXIDE can react with oxidizing materials.