gamma-D-Galactonolactone
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gamma-D-Galactonolactone
Alias
Galactonolactone
D-Galactonic acid, gamma-lactone
D-Galactono-1,4-lactone
Category
Non-ionic surfactants-Sugar
CAS No.
2782-07-2
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C6H10O6
Molecular Weight: 178.14
Structural Formula
Properties
Appearance: solid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Stability: stable.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Biodegradability: biodegradable.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing abilities.
Synthesis
 
Quality standards & test methods
item
physical and chemical indexes
test methods
Actives*, %, ≥
90
 
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Major Uses
Use as emulsion stabilizer, dispersing agent.
Humectant in personal care products.
Manufacturers