Ethylhexyl dimethyl PABA
Benzoic acid, 4-(dimethylamino)-, 2-ethylhexyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C17H27NO2
Molecular Weight: 277.40
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent UV absorbing, dispersing, emulsifying abilities. UVA band.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as UV absorbing agent. eg: personal care products, resins, plastics.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.