1,2-pentanediol is an organic compound that is a colorless and transparent liquid with a relative density of 0.971. It is soluble in organic solvents such as alcohols, ethers, and ethyl acetate and is a key raw material for the fungicide Propiconazole.

In addition, it exhibits excellent moisturizing properties and has a preservative effect, making it possible to formulate products without preservatives, reducing the risk of allergic reactions caused by preservatives.

Furthermore, it can improve the water-resistance of sunscreen formulations and dissolve poorly soluble active ingredients. It is commonly used in various skincare products such as moisturizers, eye creams, toners, baby care products, and sunscreens.

Detailed information:

  • Common name: 1,2-Pentanediol
  • CAS No.: 5343-92-0
  • Molecular formula: C5H12O2
  • Molecular weight: 104.15
  • State: Liquid
  • Packing: 200 kg/plastic drum
  • Application:
    Important intermediate for the fungicide propiconazole. It is also an excellent moisturizer with preservative properties and is used in various skincare products such as creams, eye creams, toners, baby care products, sunscreens, etc.
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