Xylitol
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Xylitol
Alias
 
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Alcohol
CAS No.
87-99-0
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C5H12O5
Molecular Weight: 152.15
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity[1]: mouse intramuscular LD50: 10200mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 8500mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 12500mg/Kg;
mouse subcutaneous LD50: 18300mg/Kg;
mouse intraperitoneal LDLo: 22100mg/Kg;
rabbit intravenous LD50: 4000mg/Kg;
rabbit oral LD50: 25000mg/Kg;
rat intramuscular LD50: 15000mg/Kg;
rat intravenous LD50: 10800mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 16500mg/Kg;
rat subcutaneous LD50: > 25000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, hydrotropic, solubilizing abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Humectant, conditioning agent in personal care products.
Use as intermediate.
Use as food additive, non-nutritive sweetener.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.
Manufacturers
 
References
[1]:http://toxnet.nlm.nih.gov/: 87-99-0
Update: 20130920(1);

 

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