Ethyl butyl valerolactone
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C11H20O2
Molecular Weight: 184.28
Appearance: colorless liquid.
Odor: animalic odor.
Solubility: insoluble 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 masking, dispersing, emulsifying, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume.
Masking agent, tonic in personal care products.