Sodium Dehydroacetate Properties, Molecular Formula, Applications - WorldOfChemicals

Sodium Dehydroacetate Properties

Sodium Dehydroacetate



Sodium Dehydroacetate is the sodium salt of dehydroacetic acid. In cosmetics and personal care products it is used in the formulation of a wide variety of products, including bath, skin care, suntan, sunscreen, fragrance, shaving, hair and nail care products, as well as eye and facial makeup and also used as a preservative.

Chemical Properties

Appearance White to yellowish powder
CAS Number 4418-26-2
EINECS Number 224-580-1
HS Code 29322980
IUPAC Name sodium 1-[(3Z)-6-methyl-2,4-dioxo-3,4-dihydro-2H-pyran-3-ylidene]ethan-1-ol
Melting Point 295 °C
Molar Mass 190.13 g/mol
Molecular Formula C8H7NaO4
RTECS Number UP8225000
Synonyms Sodium 1-(3,4-dihydro-6-methyl-2,4-dioxo-2H-pyran-3-ylidene)ethanolate; 3-(1-hydroxyethylidene)-6-methyl-2H-pyran-2,4(3H)-dione sodium salt; Acetyl-6-methyl-2H-pyran-2,4(3H)-dione sodium uses cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By using this site, you agree to our Privacy Policy and our Terms of Use. X