Appearance: liquid to solid.
Solubility: soluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: mouse intraperitoneal LD50: 7800mg/Kg;
mouse intravenous LD50: 3500mg/Kg;
rat intravenous LDLo: 1000mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent cleansing, solubilizing, dispersing, lubricating, emulsifying abilities.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as dispersing agent, emulsifying agent.
Use as solvent.
Solvent, viscosity controlling agent in personal care products.
Use as solubilizing agent.