Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse intravenous LD50: 12100mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: > 12000mg/Kg;
mouse subcutaneous LD50: 13900mg/Kg;
rabbit intravenous LD50: 17400mg/Kg;
rabbit intravenous LD50: 208000mg/Kg;
rat intravenous LD50: 6900mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: > 3000mg/Kg;
rat subcutaneous LD50: 10700mg/Kg.
Human toxicity: women intravenous TDLo: 6mg/kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent slow-release, thickening, dispersing, emulsifying, film-forming, water retaining, water absorbing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Widely use as slow-release agent, thickening agent, emulsifying agent, dispersing agent, suspending agent.
Thickening agent, water retaining agent in personal care products.
Use as adhesives.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.