Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C5H9NO
Molecular Weight: 99.13
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: dog intravenous LD50: 63.3mg/Kg;
mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 3050mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 54.5mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 5130mg/Kg;
rabbit skin LD50: 8000mg/Kg;
rat inhalation LCLo: 1000mg/m3;
rat intraperitoneal LD50: 2472mg/Kg;
rat intravenous LD50: 80.5mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 3914mg/Kg;
rat subcutaneous LD50: > 2000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, solubilizing, dispersing, emulsifying abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as solvent.
Use as cleansing agent.
Use as paint remover, degumming agent.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Solvent in personal care products.