Chitosan, 2-hydroxybenzoate (salt)
Appearance: white to pale yellow powder.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent anti-oxidizing, film-forming, dispersing, emulsifying, thickening, antistatic, antibacterial abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Film-forming agent, conditioning agent, humectant, antioxidant in personal care products.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as slow-release agent.
Use as flocculant.
Use as antimicrobial agent.