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Glycos

Product group

Performance chemicals

Appearance

Clear Liquid

Other properties:

Function

Glycolic acid for cosmetical and high purity applications

Composition
Glycolic acid in high purity

Appearance
Clear liquid

Properties
GLYCOS does not contain methoxyacetic acid.
(Methoxyacetic acid is not detectable by standard analytical methods, e.g. detection limit in 1H NMR is 10 mg/kg)

Applications
Premium Alpha Hydroxy Acid (AHA) in personal care formulations (skin care and hair care products)
Production of soluble polymers for medical applications

Storage
Shelf life of two years if stored in originally sealed containers

Packaging
Drums of 25 kg, 70 kg, 250 kg net
Containers of 1250 kg net

Available forms
GLYCOS Basic 70
GLYCOS Basic 57
GLYCOS Classic 70
 

Formula:

C2H4O3

CAS-No.:

79-14-1

Molecular weight:

176.1 g/mol

UN No.:

3265

EINECS No.:

201-180-5

 

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