Appearance (1), liquid.
Solubility soluble in water.
Stability stable in alkali, weak acid and hard water; unstable in strong acid, hydrolyzed, reduced to alcohol.
Risk Liquid form: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
GHS (Rev.6) label:
Ecology may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics excellent cleansing, emulsifying, foaming, wetting, dispersing, solubilizing abilities. Resistant to hard water. Mild surfactant.
Note (1), Do not use in children products that can be direct prolonged contact with the skin, such as: skin care products.
(2), Avoid using in children cleaning products, such as: shampoos.
(3), Compare with triethanolamine, diethanolamine and monoethanolamine have higher toxicity, and therefore are not suitable for personal care products, also run low in other applications.