Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C11H16O2
Molecular Weight: 180.24
Appearance: white to pale yellow powder.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water. soluble in ethanol.
Stability: stable. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: 2000mg/Kg;
rat intraperitoneal LD50: 881mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 1100mg/Kg;
rabbit oral LD50: 2100mg/Kg.
overall carcinogenic evaluation (Human): Group 2B.
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.
Widely use as antioxidant. eg: food, rubber, petroleum, petrochemical, household cleaning products, personal care products.
Antioxidant, masking agent in personal care products.