Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C8H8O3
Molecular Weight: 152.15
Appearance: white to pale yellow solid.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity:mouse intraperitoneal LDLo: 500mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent anti-oxidizing, dispersing, emulsifying abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as antioxidant.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Antioxidant, whitening agent, conditioning agent in personal care products.