Benzoic acid, 2-phenylethyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C15H14O2
Molecular Weight: 226.27
Odor: faint rose-like odor.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rabbit skin LD50: > 5000mg/Kg; rat oral LD50: 5000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent masking, dispersing, cleansing, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as solvent.
Use as solubilizing agent.
Use as perfume.
Masking agent, emollient in personal care products.