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2-Hydroxyethylurea cas 2078-71-9

Assay: 50±5%
Appearance: Colorless or yellow to clear liquid
Capacity: 1000tons/year
Packaging: Plastic drum, 25 kgs
Sample: available


2-Hydroxyethylurea cas 2078-71-9

2-Hydroxyethylurea Quick Details

Chemical Name: 2-Hydroxyethylurea
CAS No.: 2078-71-9
Molecular Fomula: C3H8N2O2
Chemical Structure:2-Hydroxyethylurea Chemical Structure
Molecular weight: 104.11
Appearance: Colorless or yellow to clear liquid

2-Hydroxyethylurea Typical Properties

Item Specifications
Appearance Colorless or yellow to clear liquid
Odor Similar in character and intensity to stantard
Color ≤20
Solids,% 50±5
pH 6.0~8.5
Viscosity ≤200.0 cps
Heavy metal ≤20ppm


Use of 2-Hydroxyethylurea 

Hydroxyethylurea is an excellent moisturizer that gives skin care products an effective moisturizing effect with no sticky feel and reduces the amount of silicone in the formula. Hydroxyethyl urea can penetrate into the stratum corneum, increase skin moisture content, relieve dryness, fill fine lines, increase skin elasticity and provide a pleasant feeling of use. With the vast majority of cosmetics raw materials compatibility, with a wide range of pH.

Application areas:

  1. Skin care products
  2. Hand soap and bath products
  3. Cleansing products and soap
  4. Baby products
  5. Sunscreen products
  6. Hair care products

Recommended dosage: 0.5-5.0%.

2-Hydroxyethylurea Packaging and Shipping

Plastic drum, 25 kgs;

2-Hydroxyethylurea Storage

Notes: Keep stored in cool, dry conditions in well sealed containers.