Trimethyl hydroxypentyl isobutyrate
Propanoic acid, 2-methyl-, monoester with 2,2,4-trimethyl-1,3-pentanediol
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C12H24O3
Molecular Weight: 216.32
Solubility: slightly soluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: guinea pig skin LD: > 20mL/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 3200mg/Kg;
rat inhalation LC: > 3500mg/m3/6H;
rat oral LD50: 3200mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as plasticizer.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Use as lubricant.
Conditioning agent, plasticizer in personal care products.