2-Oxoglutaric acid
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2-Oxoglutaric acid
Alias
Glutaric acid, 2-oxo-
Pentanedioic acid, 2-oxo-
alpha-Ketoglutaric acid
Ketoglutaric acid
Category
Anionic surfactants-Carboxylate
CAS No.
328-50-7
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C5H6O5
Molecular Weight: 146.10
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: white to pale yellow crystal powder.
Solubility: 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, hydrotropic, dispersing abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Deodorant in personal care products.
Use as food additive.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Use as cleansing agent.
Manufacturers
 
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