E311; Progallin O; n-Ocyl gallate; Stabilizer GA-8; Gallic acid octyl ester; 3,4,5-Trihydroxybenzoic acid octyl ester
3D model (JSmol)
|E number||E311 (antioxidants, ...)|
|Molar mass||282.34 g·mol−1|
|Melting point||98 to 101 °C (208 to 214 °F; 371 to 374 K)|
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
|what is ?)(|
Octyl gallate is a white powder with a characteristic odor. It is very slightly soluble in water and soluble in alcohol. Its solubility in lard is 1.1%. Octyl gallate darkens in presence of iron.
This antioxidant is used in numerous cosmetics and pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and food products such as soaps, shampoos, shaving soaps, skin lotions, deodorants, margarine, and peanut butter.
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