Tricresyl phosphate

Art.No : T-015

Formula :


Conc (% w/w) : 5.0% pet

Molality (% w/w) : -

CAS : 1330-78-5

Series :


Tritolyl phosphate; Tricresyl phosphates; Celluflex; Kronitex; Lindol; Phosphoric acid tris(methylphenyl) ester; PX-917; phosphoric acid, tritolyl ester; cresyl phosphate; tris(tolyloxy)phosphine oxide; tris(methylphenyl)ester of phosphoric acid; celluflex 179c; disflamoll tkp; Durad; flexol plasticizer tcp; fyrquel 150; imol s 140; Phosphoric acid, tolyl ester; Tolylphosphate; Union carbide flexol TCP.


This compound is used as a plasticizer in vinyl plastics manufacturing, in spectacle frames, as a flame-retardant, as a solvent for nitrocellulose and in cellulose molding compositions. It is also used as an additive to extreme-pressure lubricants, as a nonflammable fluid in hydraulic systems, as a lead scavenger in gasoline, to sterilize certain surgical instruments, in polystyrene, in waterproofing, in common organic solvents and thinners, in linseed oil, as emulsifying agent in cosmetics, in china wood oil and in castor oil