Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C12H26O
Molecular Weight: 186.33
Appearance: colorless liquid.
Odor: specific aromatic odor. high concentration: unpleasant.
Solubility: insoluble in water; 25℃, 4mg/L. soluble in ethanol.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: >12800mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating, foam stabilizing, thickening abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Widely use as intermediate.
Use as foam stabilizing agent.
Emollient, thickening agent, emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer in personal care products.
Lubricant in metalworking fluids, plastics, resins.
Use as perfume.