Propylene glycol alginate
Alginic acid, ester with 1,2-propanediol
Appearance: white powder.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: hamster oral LD50: 7000mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 7800mg/Kg;
rabbit oral LD50: 7600mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 7200mg/Kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, thickening, film-forming abilities.
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physical and chemical indexes
*: Average molecular weight should be marked.
Thickening agent, water retaining agent in personal care products.
Use as emulsifying agent.
Use as thickening agent.
Thickening agent, stabilizers in food.