Glutaric acid, 2-oxo-
Pentanedioic acid, 2-oxo-
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C5H6O5
Molecular Weight: 146.10
Appearance: white to pale yellow crystal powder.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, hydrotropic, dispersing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Deodorant in personal care products.
Use as food additive.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Use as cleansing agent.