Lauroyl glutamic acid
L-Glutamic acid, N-(1-oxododecyl)-
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C17H31NO5
Molecular Weight: 329.43
Solubility: slight soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, low irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, solubilizing, dispersing, emulsifying, wetting, permeating, antirust, anticorrosive, foam stabilizing, hydrotropic abilities. resistance to hard water. mild surfactants. good compatibility. excellent compatibility with skin, hair. suitable for preparation of "non-sulfate" formula.
Notes: can be used in children cleaning products.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives, %, ≥
Cleansing agent, conditioning agent in personal care products. eg: shampoo. suitable for sensitive skin. Can be used in preparation of “ice type” products.
Auxiliary cleansing agent in household cleaning products.
Auxiliary cleansing agent, antirust in industrial cleaning.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.