Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H12O2
Molecular Weight: 152.19
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: rabbit skin LD50: > 2000mg/Kg; rat oral LD50: 2830mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, antimicrobial, antibacterial, preservative, solubilizing, dispersing, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as solvent. eg: polymers, resins, inks.
Use as preservative. usually, used in conjunction with quaternary ammonium salts.
Cleansing agent in industrial cleaning.
Preservative, solvent in personal care products.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.