poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), .alpha.-hexadecyl-.omega.-hydroxy- (45 mol EO average molar ratio)
non-ionic surfactant of the polyethylene glycol family. it is used as a solubilizer and emulsifying agent in foods, cosmetics, and pharmaceuticals, often as an ointment base, and also as a research tool.
Category: emulsifiers, surfactants
US / EU / FDA / JECFA / FEMA / FLAVIS / Scholar / Patent Information:
|Assay: || 95.00 to 100.00 %
|Food Chemicals Codex Listed: ||No|
| Classification of the substance or mixture|
|GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)|
| GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements|
|Oral/Parenteral Toxicity: |
oral-rat LD50 2500 mg/kg|
International Journal of Toxicology. Vol. 18(Suppl
oral-mouse LD50 2602 mg/kg
GASTROINTESTINAL: "HYPERMOTILITY, DIARRHEA"
LUNGS, THORAX, OR RESPIRATION: DYSPNEA
Science Reports of the Research Institutes, Tohoku University, Series C: Medicine. Vol. 36(1-4), Pg. 10, 1989.
|Dermal Toxicity: |
|Inhalation Toxicity: |
Safety in Use Information:
|Category: ||emulsifiers, surfactants|
|Recommendation for ceteth-45 usage levels up to: |
| ||not for fragrance use.
|Recommendation for ceteth-45 flavor usage levels up to: |
| ||not for flavor use.
|HMDB (The Human Metabolome Database): ||Search|
|Household Products: ||Search|
Potential Blenders and core components note
Occurrence (nature, food, other): note
| ||peg-45 cetyl ether|
| ||poly(oxy-1,2-ethanediyl), .alpha.-hexadecyl-.omega.-hydroxy- (45 mol EO average molar ratio)|
| ||polyethylene glycol (45) cetyl ether|
| ||polyoxyethylene (45) cetyl alcohol ether|
| ||polyoxyethylene (45) cetyl ether|