Propylene glycol monolaurate
Lauric acid, monoester with propane-1,2-diol
Propylene glycol laurate
27194-74-7; 37321-62-3; 199282-83-2
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C15H30O3
Molecular Weight: 258.40
Appearance: pale yellow paste.
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as emulsifying agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Conditioning agent, emulsifying agent in personal care products.
Use as lubricant.