Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C9H12O3
Molecular Weight: 168.19
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 1240mg/Kg;
mouse oral LD50: 2650mg/Kg;
mouse subcutaneous LD50: 920mg/Kg;
rat oral LD: > 500mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent emulsifying, dispersing, lubricating abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Solvent in personal care products.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.