4-Hydroxy-3-methoxycinnamic acid, 2-ethylhexyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C18H26O4
Molecular Weight: 306.40
Solubility: insoluble in water. soluble in ethyl ether.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent anti-oxidizing, UV absorbing, dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as antioxidant.
Use as UV absorbing agent.
UV absorbing agent, antioxidant in personal care products.