Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H18O2
Molecular Weight: 158.24
Appearance: colorless oily liquid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water, 20℃, 284 mg/L. soluble in ethanol, benzene.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: > 5000mg/Kg.
rat skin LD50: > 2000mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 224mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: > 5000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent lubricating, dispersing, emulsifying, cleansing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Widely used in preparation of nonanoic acid esters. nonanoic acid esters can be used in personal care products, perfume, medicine.
Widely used in preparation of nonanoic acid salts. nonanoic acid salts can be used in cleaning products, paints.
Emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Lubricant, corrosion inhibitor in metal processing oil.
Drier in paint.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.