Isopentyldiol (inci)

Author: Prof. Dr. med. Peter Altmeyer

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Last updated on: 29.10.2020

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3-methylbutane-1,2-diol; CAS number: 2568-33-4

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Isopentyldiol is a synthetic alcohol with the molecular formula C5H12O2 and the linear formula: (CH3)2C(OH)CH2CH2OH. The substance is used as a solvent in cosmetic formulations. Isopentyldiol is highly soluble in water and ethanol.


Last updated on: 29.10.2020