Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C5H10O5
Molecular Weight: 150.13
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse intravenous LD50: 11300mg/Kg; mouse oral LD50: 23000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.
Conditioning agent, humectant, masking agent in personal care products.
Use as food additive. Non-nutritive sweetener.