2-Amino-4-methylpentanoic acid, L-
Zwitterionic surfactants-Amino acid
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C6H13NO2
Molecular Weight: 131.17
Solubility: soluble in water; 25℃, 21.5g/L.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rabbit subcutaneous LDLo: 2620mg/Kg; rat intraperitoneal LD50: 5379mg/Kg.
Ecology: May be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent dispersing, emulsifying, antistatic abilities. essential amino acids.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Conditioning agent, antistatic agent in personal care products.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsion stabilizer.
Use as nutrient.