dimethyl phthalate


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dimethyl phthalate

an insect repellent, sometimes used topically on dogs to discourage licking of skin lesions. Abbreviated DMP.
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Dibutyl phthalate, dimethyl phthalate, and diethyl phthalate.
1989) observed that the lengths of the alkyl chains were inversely associated with the relative rates of absorption; except for dimethyl phthalate, DEP has the shortest alkyl chain (ATSDR 1995).
AGI appeared to be independent of the concentrations of monomethyl phthalate (MMP) and MCPP, metabolites of dimethyl phthalate and di-n-octyl phthalate, respectively.
The main phthalates in cosmetics and personal care products are dibutyl phthalate in nail polish, diethyl phthalate in perfumes and lotions, and dimethyl phthalate in hair spray.