casno. : CAS 120-47-8
Ethylparaben is an ester that has been used as a food additive in several products, including foods and beverages, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. It acts by inhibiting the growth of bacteria.
Ethylparaben; 4-Hydroxybenzoic acid ethyl ester; p-Hydroxy Ethyl Benzoate; Nipagin A; Ethyl paraben; Ethyl Parasept; Solbrol A; Ethyl P-Hydroxybenzoate
White crystalline powder
0.000759mmHg at 25°C
Used as food preservative, also used in leather and other industries; The antibacterial effect on fungi is strong, but the antibacterial effect on bacteria is weak. Used as bacteriostatic preservative, it is widely used in liquid preparations and semi-solid preparations, and can also be used in the preservative in food and cosmetics.