Caffeic acid phenethyl ester
2-Propenoic acid, 3-(3,4-dihydroxyphenyl)-, 2-phenylethyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C17H16O4
Molecular Weight: 284.31
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Stability: stable. at strong acid, strong alkali, easily hydrolyzed. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent anti-oxidizing, anti-inflammatory, anti-tumor, dispersing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as antioxidant.
Antioxidant in personal care products.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient