Phthalates: incident management

Information on phthalates diisononylphthalate (DINP) and di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate (DEHP) for use in responding to chemical incidents.


Phthalates (diisononylphthalate and di(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate: incident management

This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.

If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.


This document provides information for responding to a chemical incident.

Published 1 July 2014
Last updated 8 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. Updated incident management document.
  2. Updated incident management guidance.
  3. First published.