Benzoic acid, 4-hydroxy-, 2-ethylhexyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C15H22O3
Molecular Weight: 250.33
Appearance: white crystal powder.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent antimicrobial, antibacterial, preservative abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as bactericide, preservative. eg: food, personal care products, medicine.