CAS Number: 1948-33-0
Emperical Formula: C10H14O2
Molecular Weight: 166.22
Description: White crystalline powder
Melting range: 126.5°C to 128.5°C
Solubility: Soluble in alcohol & ether, insoluble in water
Assay: Min 99%
Applications : TBHQ is largely used in edible oils & fats & related food products. The underlying role of TBHQ is to retard the oxidative deterioration of these products, effectively extending their "shelf life".