Solubility: soluble in water; or soluble in hot water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: guinea pig LD50 oral: 18750mg/Kg;
mouse LD50 oral: 14270mg/Kg;
mouse LD50 oral: 14700mg/Kg;
rat LD50 oral: 23854mg/Kg;
rat LD50 oral: >20000mg/Kg.
Overall carcinogenic evaluation: Group 3.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent film-forming, dispersing, adhesive abilities. Biocompatible materials.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Widely use as adhesives. eg: paper, paint, textile.
Film-forming agent, viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as lubricant.
Use as thickening agent.
Sizing agents, finishing agents in textile.
Use as intermediates.
Use as non-metallic materials. eg: fibers, films.