Benzoic acid, m-hydroxy-
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Solubility: soluble in water; 25℃, 7.25g/L.
Stability: stable. easily oxidized.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rat intraperitoneal LD50: 3700mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 2000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, dispersing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as cleansing agent.
Conditioning agent in personal care products.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Use as antioxidant.