Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C3H6O3
Molecular Weight: 90.08
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rabbit intraperitoneal LD: > 8000mg/Kg;
rat intraperitoneal LD50: 8750mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 80000mg/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 dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as tanning agent.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Conditioning agent in personal care products.