Trade name: Toluen-2,6-diisocyanate
Chemical name of the compound: 2,6-diisocyanato-1-methylbenzene
Synonyms: 2,6-TDI, Tolylene diisocyanate, Methyl phenylene diisocyanate.
Chemical and physical properties: Colorless or slightly yellow liquid with pungent scent. Undergoes rapid reaction with alcohols, acids, bases and oxidants.
Application: Production of polyurethane rigid foams and glues.
Health safety: Highly toxic. Harmful to eyes and air passages, may cause dyspnoea and severe skin burns