1,2-Hexanediol
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1,2-Hexanediol
Alias
1,2-Dihydroxyhexane
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Alcohol
CAS No.
6920-22-5
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C6H14O2
Molecular Weight: 118.17
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: liquid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, dispersing, solubilizing, lubricating abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
95
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as intermediate.
Solvent in personal care products.
Use as lubricant.
Use as solvent.
Manufacturers
 
Update: 20130920(1);