Propanoic acid, 2-oxo-, ethyl ester
Pyruvic acid, ethyl ester
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C5H8O3
Molecular Weight: 116.12
Solubility: 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 cleansing, solubilizing, anti-inflammatory, dispersing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as solvent.
Conditioning agent in personal care products.
Use as cleansing agent, paint remover.
Use as intermediates in organic synthesis.