nonylphenol diethoxylate

Synonyms: "2-(2-(nonylphenoxy)ethoxy)ethanol", "2-[2-(nonylphenoxy)ethoxy]ethanol", "diethylene glycol nonylphenol ether", "nonylphenol mono(oxyethylene) ethanol", "2-[2-(2-nonylphenoxy)ethoxy]ethanol", "diethylene glycol mono(nonylphenyl) ether", "alpha-nonylpheny

Source: nonylphenol diethoxylate is an alkylphenolic compound used as non-ionic surfactant.


IUPAC Name: 2-[2-(2-nonylphenoxy)ethoxy]ethanol
CAS Number: 20427-84-3
PubChem ID: 3032832

Structural Properties:

Molecular Formula: C19H32O3
Molecular Weight: 308,4556

Pharmacophore Features:

Number of bond donors: 1
Number of bond acceptors: 3
Number of atoms different from hydrogen: 22


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Jobling S, Sheahan D, Osborne JA, Matthiessen P, Sumpter JP. 1996. Inhibition of testicular growth in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) exposed to estrogenic alkylphenolic chemicals. Environ Toxicol Chem 15(2):194-202.
Jobling S, Sumpter JP. 1993. Detergent components in sewage effluent are weakly oestrogenic to fish: An in vitro study using rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) hepatocytes. Aquatic Toxicology 27(3-4):361-372.
Routledge EJ, Sumpter JP. 1996. Estrogenic activity of surfactants and some of their degradation products assessed using a recombinant yeast screen. Environ Toxicol Chem 15(3):241-248. White R, Jobling S, Hoare SA, Sumpter JP, Parker MG. 1994. Environmentally persistent alkylphenolic compounds are estrogenic. Endocrinology 135(1):175-182.

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