Ethyl Paraben CAS 120-47-8

Quick Details

Chemical Name: Ethyl Paraben
CAS No.:  120-47-8
Molecular Fomula:  C9H10O3
Chemical Structure:Ethyl Paraben Chemical Structure
Molecular weight: 166.18 g/mol
Appearance:white powder
Assay: 98%-102%

Typical Properties

Items Specifications
Appearance white powder
Purity (in dry basis), % 98-102
Melting point, ℃ 115-118
Loss on drying, % ≤0.5
Residue on ignition, % ≤0.1
Acidity up to standard
4-Hydroxybenzoic acid and salicylic acid up to standard
Solubility easily soluble in alcohol, ether and acetone, lightly soluble in water


The product is mainly used as preservative for organic synthesis, drugs, cosmetics, feeds and food industry.


25kg/fiber drum,plastic bag,or on demand


Should be preserved in cool and dry place sealed. shelf life is 36 months.