Octyl methoxycinnamate

HS Code : 29163990 | CAS NO. : 5466-77-3

General description:

Chemical Formula: C18H26O3

Octyl methoxycinnamate or ethylhexyl methoxycinnamate or octinoxate, trade names Eusolex 2292 and Uvinul MC80, is an organic compound that is an ingredient in some sunscreens and lip balms. It is an ester formed from methoxycinnamic acid and 2-ethylhexanol. It is a liquid that is insoluble in water.

Application & Usage:

  • Octyl Methoxycinnamate is an organic ester used in sunscreens (and lip balms) formed from methoxycinnamic acid and 2-ethylhexanol (Source).
  • It is a sun blocking agent that absorbs UVB rays, but not UVA rays.


  • 25Kg / 35Kg / 220Kg Drums
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