Triethyl citrate INDIA
Triethyl citrate INDIA is an ester of citric acid. It is a colorless, odorless liquid used
as a food additive (E number E1505) to stabilize foams, especially as whipping aid for egg
white. It is also used in pharmaceutical coatings and plastics. Triethyl citrate INDIA is also used as a plasticizer for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and similar plastics
Triethyl citrate INDIA has been used as a pseudo-emulsifier in e-cigarette juices. It
functions essentially like lecithin used in food products, but with the possibility of
vaporization which lecithin does not have.
Chemical Names: TRIETHYL CITRATE;
Ethyl citrate; 77-93-0;
Citroflex 2; Eudraflex;
Citric Acid Triethyl Ester More…
Molecular Formula: C12H20O7 or (CH2COOC2H5)2COHCOOC2H5
Molecular Weight: 276.285 g/mol
InChI Key: DOOTYTYQINUNNV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Drug Information: Therapeutic Uses Clinical Trials FDA UNII
Safety Summary: Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary (LCSS)
Triethyl citrate INDIA is used in foods as a flavouring agent, solvent and surface-active
agent Triethyl citrate INDIA is an ester of citric acid. It is a colorless, odorless
liquid used as a food additive (E number E1505) to stabilize foams, especially as whipping
aid for egg white. In pharmaceutical coatings and plastics. Triethyl citrate belongs to
the family of Tricarboxylic Acids and Derivatives. These are organic compounds containing
three carboxylic acid groups .
Citroflex® 2 Plasticizer (Triethyl Citrate India )
Citroflex® 2 or C-2 is recommended as a plasticizer for cellulosic derivatives as well as natural resins such as dammar and ester gums. Due to its limited oil solubility, grease resistance of polymers formulated with Citroflex® 2 is enhanced. It also imparts improved light-fastness to lacquer formulations. In the personal care area, C-2 is used as a fixative for perfumes and as a plasticizer and film strengthening agent in hair sprays, nail polishes, and as an active in deodorants. Citroflex® 2 does not support fungal growth.