TEC (Triethyl Citrate)

Triethyl Citrate

Name : Triethyl Citrate
CAS No. : 77-93-0
Synonyms : Ethyl Citrate, Triethyl 2-hydroxypropane – 1,2,3-tricarboxylate
Molecular Weight : 276.29
Molecular Formula : C12H20O7
HS Code : 29181590
EINECS No. : 201-070-7
FEMA : 3083
Appearance : Clear, colorless to pale yellow Liquid
Odor : Slight Fruity
Acidity (as Citric acid) : 0.05 % Max.
Water Content : 0.20 % Max.
Assay by GC : 99.0% Min.
Specific Gravity at 20°C : 1.135 – 1.139 g/ml
Refractive Index nD20 : 1.4400 – 1.4440
Flash Point (closed up) : 151°C
Boiling Point at 760 mmHG : 294°C


230kg MS or HM HDPE Drums.


  1. It is widely used as fragrance carrier in cosmetics, lacquers and perfumery products.
  2. It is used as an ingredient to blend flavors.
  3. It is a plasticizer permitted in the field of food additive, food contact material, medical and pharmaceutical.

Country of Origin: lndia

Stability Storage & Handling:

Keep in tightly closed container in cool & dry place protected from light. When stored for more than 24 months, quality should be checked before use. Keep away from source of fire.

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