4-Methylhexanoic acid
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4-Methylhexanoic acid
Alias
Hexanoic acid, 4-methyl-
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
1561-11-1
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula:C7H14O2
Molecular Weight:130.18
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: liquid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, dispersing, emulsifying, wetting, permeating abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as cleansing agent.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as wetting agent.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Manufacturers