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Uvinul MC 80

  Product name :    Uvinul MC 80
  Chemical name :    Octyl Methoxycinnamate
  Other name : p-Methoxycinnamic acid 2-ethylhexyl ester
  CAS NO. : 5466-77-3
  Items                                       Properties
  Appearance                           Colourless or light yellow liquid
  Assay (GC)                            min. 99.0% area
  Hazen colour                         max. 50
  Odour                                      Very weak, characteristic
  Refractive index                     1.542(R)C1.54
  Acid value                               max. 1.0 mg KOH/g
  Peroxide value (Wheeler)    max. 1.0 meq/kg
  Solubility                                 Miscible with all the usual cosmetic oils
  Characteristics and Application :
  Uvinul MC 80 ultraviolet absorber is an ester of para-methoxycinnamic acid and 2-ethylhexanol. It is stabilized with BHT. FDA Category-1 sun screen, approved worldwide. Colorless or light yellow liquid. Stabilized with 0.05 percent to 0.09 percent BHT.
  Uvinul MC 80, a UV-B absorber, is a constituent of virtually every sunscreen. The cinnamic acid ester Uvinul MC 80 is conventionally obtained by condensation of anisaldehyde and methyl acetate.

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