Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C8H18O
Molecular Weight: 130.23
Appearance: colorless to slightly yellow liquid.
Odor: smell of fresh orange, roses.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat oral LD50: >3200mg/Kg; mouse oral LD50: 1790mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating abilities. high-boiling solvent.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as intermediate.
Use as solvent. eg: resins, paints.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.
Masking agent, perfume, viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.