Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C4H10O2
Molecular Weight: 90.12
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Solubility: miscible in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 16000mg/Kg;
mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 4192mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as intermediate. eg: polyester, plasticizers, pharmaceuticals, dyes, surface active agents.
Use as solvent.
Use as humectant, de-icing agent.
Humectant, masking agent, conditioning agent, thickening agent, solvent in personal care products.