Propylene glycol caprylate
Propylene glycol monocaprylate
Propylene glycol monooctanoate
Octanoic acid, monoester with 1,2-propanediol
Propylene glycol octanoate
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C11H22O3
Molecular Weight: 202.29
Appearance: transparent liquid.
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.