Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C7H8O
Molecular Weight: 108.14
Appearance: colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Odor: faint aromatic odor.
Solubility: soluble in water; 25℃, 42.9g/L.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 1230mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 1360mg/Kg.
reproductive effect (negative).
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent antibacterial, preservative, 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, esters, resins.
Use as preservative.
Use as solvent, paint remover.
Use as fragrance, fixative agent.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.
Preservative, perfume, solvent, viscosity reductant in personal care products.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.
Use as food additive.
Use as viscosity reducing agent.