Hexanoic acid, 2-propen-1-yl ester
Hexanoic acid, 2-propenyl ester
Hexanoic acid, allyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H16O2
Molecular Weight: 156.22
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: pineapple flavor.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 218mg/Kg;
rabbit skin LD50: 300mg/Kg;
guinea pig oral LD50: 280mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, solubilizing abilities. perfume. monomer.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume. eg: personal care products, food.
Emollient, astringent in personal care products.