Glycerol formal, alpha,alpha'
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C4H8O3
Molecular Weight: 104.10
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent solubilizing, cleansing, dispersing abilities.
Ingredients description: commercially available glycerol formal: mixtures of 1,3-Dioxolane-4-methanol and 1,3-Dioxan-5-ol.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as solvent.
Use as solubilizing agent.
Use as cleansing agent.
Solvent in personal care products.