Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H16O2
Molecular Weight: 156.22
Appearance: colorless to slightly yellow liquid.
Odor: strong coconut-like odor.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: guinea pig oral LD50: 3440mg/Kg;
rabbit skin LD50: > 5000mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 6600mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent masking, dispersing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
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*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume.
Perfume, solvent in personal care products.