Chemical Name: 2-Ethylhexyl Salicylate
CAS No.: 118-60-5
EINECS No. :204-263-4
Chemical Formula: C15H22O3
Molecular Weight: 250.33
|Chemical Structure||UV Characteristics|
Appearance: Clear, colorless to slightly yellowish liquid
Storage Condition: Preserve in tight containers
Package: 25kg plastic drum、200kg plastic drum
Octyl Salicylate is an effective UV-B absorber with a UV absorbance(E 1%/ 1cm) of min.165 at 305 nm for various applications.
It is a safe and world-wide effective UV-B absorber and it is oil soluble and can therefore be used in water-resistant sunscreens.It is used for products with low and -in combination with other UV filters - high sun protection factors.