Butanedioic acid, 2,3-dihydroxy- (2R,3R)-
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin,eye.
Animal toxicity: dog oral LDLo: 5000mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 485mg/Kg;
rabbit oral LDLo: 5000mg/Kg;
rat oral LDLo: 7500mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, chelating, emulsifying, dispersing abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as cleansing agent.
Use as dispersing agent.
Buffering agent, masking agent in personal care products.