Benzoic acid, propyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C10H12O2
Molecular Weight: 164.20
Appearance: colorless liquid.
Solubility: slightly soluble 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 antimicrobial, antibacterial, preservative, masking, dispersing, cleansing, solubilizing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume. eg: food, personal care products.
Use as fungicides, preservatives.
Use as solvent.
Masking agent, solvent, preservative in personal care products.
Use as intermediates in organic synthesis.